Strike: ASUU Denies Fresh Notice To Shut Down Universities – Education

Following claims that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) may embark on another industrial action, the union has come out to refute the claims. Read Also: Singer, Banky W shares exciting experiences of being a new dad Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU president in an interview with Tribune Online on Sunday, March 21, explained that … Read more

Prince Nelson Asks Bashir Ahmad Why ASUU Strike Is Still Ongoing

Prince Nelson Asks Bashir Ahmad Why ASUU Strike Is Still Ongoing

Following the impasse between the FG & ASUU on the ongoing Nationwide strike that is about 8 months old; Nigerians have brought up an old tweet from President Buhari’s PA on New Media, Bashir Ahmad, posted on June 20 2019. Read Also: Tiwa Savage Celebrates As “Celia” Album Surpasses 70 Million Streams Bookmark this tweet. … Read more

COVID-19: “Federal Government has no plans for re-opening of universities” – ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has maintained it will not suspend the ongoing strike action. National President of ASUU, Professor Biodun Ogunyemi said this during a stakeholder’s meeting at the Union’s Secretariat at the University of Port Harcourt, Rivers State. Professor Ogunyemi said the federal government has continually failed to fulfill its Memorandum … Read more

School Reopening: “Federal Govt Planning To Gamble With Lives Of Poor Nigerians” – ASUU President

The Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) has again told the federal government not to reopen schools, as it may result in gambling with the lives of poor Nigerians. President Muhammadu Buhari on Monday approved the reopening of schools for graduating classes. Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU president, had on Wednesday, while featuring on Channels TV’s program … Read more

We’re Yet To Have Any Meaningful Engagement With Government Strike, says ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), yesterday said it was yet to have on any meaningful engagement with Federal Government since the union embarked on an indefinite strike. ASUU had on March 23, 2020, embarked on an industrial action over the insistence of the federal government that members of the union must be enrolled … Read more

“What We Discussed With ASUU” – Federal Government

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) reveals it has reached concrete proposals with the Nigerian government on the ongoing strike. Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU President said this in Abuja while addressing newsmen Tuesday night. He spoke at the end of a meeting at the Ministry of Labour and Employment. NAN reports that the meeting which … Read more

ASUU to Federal Government: “declare state of emergency on education”

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Kano zone, has called on the Federal Government to declare a five-year state of emergency in the education sector by allocating 26 percent of the Federal and state governments budget to education. The ASUU Zonal Coordinator, Prof Mahmoud Lawan made the call in a press conference in Kano. He … Read more

UNILORIN ASUU Joins 2-Week Warning Strike, First In 20 Years

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Ilorin Chapter, has announced to obey the national body and begin a two-week warning strike on Tuesday. Prof. Moyosore Ajao, the Unilorin ASUU branch Chairman, confirmed to the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Monday in Ilorin that Unilorin would join the industrial action to press … Read more

ASUU battles Kano University Management over the increase of fees

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has criticized the decision of Kano University of Science and Technology Wudil, over the recent increase of students’ registration fees. it described the decision as a clear act of insensitivity. Besides, the academic union insisted that such decision by the Vice-chancellor and the school’s management was not in … Read more

ASUU sets up monitoring committee against IPPIS

The University of Ibadan chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Monday, set up monitoring committee to ensure that none of her members enlist on the Integrated Payment and Personnel Information System. UI ASUU announced the committee at a well attended congress of the union held at the Faculty of Arts of … Read more

IPPIS: Don Jazzy appeals to ASUU and FG to avoid strike

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Music producer, Don Jazzy has reacted to the rejection of the Integrated Payroll and Personal Information System, IPPIS, by the Academic Staff Union of University, ASUU. ASUU claims if the Federal Government goes ahead with the implementation of the new development called IPPIS, strike action would be embarked on by its members. Reacting to the … Read more

Nigerians slam ASUU for threatening strike after rejecting IPPIS

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Nigerians have expressed their anger against the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, over their rejection of the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System, IPPIS. One of those who reacted to the threat of strike action by ASUU is a Social Media aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, Lauretta Onochie. She tweeted:  ”A University Lecturer should … Read more

Seun Kuti slams ASUU over their silence on sex for grades scandal

Seun Kuti slams ASUU over their silence on sex for grades scandal

Afrobeat musician, Seun Kuti has called out the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, over their silence on the BBC sex for grades documentary. According to Seun Kuti, ASUU needs to stop feigning ignorance and speak up in the matter which affects students. ”ASUU leaders make una no pretend like say una … Read more

ASUU Slams President Buhari Over Comments on Education Ending Poverty

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ASUU, Academic Staff Union of Universities has slammed president Buhari over his comments of channelling resources into education to end poverty. The Chairman of ASUU at the University of Ibadan, Professor Deji Omole spoke on Sunday September 1. He described the President’s statement as political. Alleging that President Buhari has shown hatred to fund and offer … Read more

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