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ASUU kicks against low education budget, threatens strike

ASUU kicks against low education budget, threatens strike The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has warned that universities across Nigeria, may witness more strikes in 2024 due to the small budget allocated to the education sector and poor remuneration. ASUU president, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, made this claim while speaking in an interview with Punch. […]

ASUU laments months of power outage in Kaduna varsity, calls for prompt restoration

ASUU laments months of power outage in Kaduna varsity, calls for prompt restoration The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Kaduna State University (KASU) chapter, has lamented months of power outages in the institution, calling for prompt restoration. The chairman of the chapter, Mr Peter Adamu, made the call in a statement issued to newsmen […]

Why ASUU will continue to embark on strike – President

Why ASUU will continue to embark on strike – President The Academic Staff Union of Universities on Wednesday said it would continue to embark on industrial actions until the government meets its demands. Subsequently, the union is against any plan by the Tertiary Education Trust Fund to include private universities in the country as beneficiary […]

ASUU expresses intent to join NLC’s nationwide strike

ASUU expresses intent to join NLC’s nationwide strike The president of ASUU expressed the union’s unwavering support for the NLC’s directive regarding the impending strike action. The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has officially announced its intention to participate in the impending nationwide strike called by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC). The strike is […]

Release our promotion arrears or else…  —  ASUU threatens FG

Release our promotion arrears or else…  —  ASUU threatens FG The union also rejected all “illegal appointments” sponsored by the IPPIS and its agents in Nigerian public universities. The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) may embark on another round of industrial action if the Federal Government fails to release its members’ promotion arrears. Following […]

Polls: VCs, ASUU Disagree As FG Shuts Universities

Polls: VCs, ASUU Disagree As FG Shuts Universities   The National Universities Commissions’ order to the Committee of Vice-Chancellors of Nigerian Universities that universities be closed so that students might vote in the upcoming general elections has been denounced by the Academic Staff Union of Universities. The NUC issued the instruction in a letter on […]

Buhari has hidden agenda for education – EKSU ASUU

Buhari has hidden agenda for education – EKSU ASUU   The Chairman, Academic Staff Union of Universities, Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti Chapter, Dr Kayode Arogundade, on Wednesday, accused the President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.) of nursing hidden negative agenda for education. Arogundade, who also named the ministers of Labour, Dr Chris Ngige and […]

ASUU to declare lecture-free day over withheld salaries

ASUU to declare lecture-free day over withheld salaries The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) will be declaring a lecture-free day across tertiary institutions to express its concern over non-payment of complete salaries of lecturers who embarked on a strike in February, which was terminated in October. Moyosore Ajao, chairman of ASUU in the University of Ilorin, […]

Salaries: Gombe ASUU Vows To Withhold Students’ Results

Salaries: Gombe ASUU Vows To Withhold Students’ Results The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Gombe State University chapter, has said it will withhold the examination results of students and will discontinue the supervision of undergraduates and postgraduates projects should the government fail to release the withheld salaries for members of the union for the period […]

ASUU set to summon NEC meeting over half-salary

ASUU set to summon NEC meeting over half-salary   ASUU President says the FG did not give any reason for paying them half salaries. Following Federal Government’s decision to pay half salaries to lecturers, the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called for an emergency meeting of its National Executive Council. According to ThePunch, the […]