UPDATED: ASUU likely to call off strike early next week | today nigeria newspapers headlines updates

UPDATED: ASUU likely to call off strike early next week

There are strong indications that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) which embarked on total, indefinite industrial action last Monday, will likely resume work early next week, following ongoing negotiations with the federal government, BusinessDay has gathered. During a private meeting with a team of the National Higher Education Forum on Thursday in Abuja, […]

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ASUU Strike: Buhari Begs Lecturers | today nigeria newspapers headlines updates

ASUU Strike: Buhari Begs Lecturers

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, have been begged by President Muhammadu Buhari to end their current strike action. Appealing to ASUU, Buhari told the body to think about the plight of the students and called off the industrial action.The appeal was made at the 19th National Productivity Day Celebration and Conferment of National […]

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UPDATED: ASUU likely to call off strike early next week | today nigeria newspapers headlines updates

BREAKING: ASUU extends strike by 12 weeks

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has rolled over its ongoing strike for another 12 weeks. A statement signed by ASUU president, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, said this was to give the government enough time to satisfactorily resolve all the outstanding issues. It also stated that the roll-over strike was effective from 12.01 am, May 8, […]

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BREAKING: Ngige Withdraws From Presidential Race | today nigeria newspapers headlines updates

Varsity researchers suspend strike, FG meets SSANU, NASU

THE Academic staff Union of research institutions has suspended its strike, that commenced last Oct over unresolved issues with the federal government. The union disclosed this in a letter to the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, signed by its Secretary-General, Theophilus Ndubuaku. According to the letter, the suspension of the strike takes immediate […]

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UPDATED: ASUU likely to call off strike early next week | today nigeria newspapers headlines updates

Suspension Of Strike ‘Depends On ASUU’, Says Ngige

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, believes the suspension of the strike embarked on by the academic workers Union of Universities (ASUU), is dependent on the union. Ngige made the comment once he featured on Channels Television’s Politics Today on thursday, calling for the varsity lecturers to be considerate. “It depends on ASUU. […]

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BREAKING: Ngige Withdraws From Presidential Race | today nigeria newspapers headlines updates

Strike: My grouse with ASUU, others — Ngige

THE four university-based unions have withdrawn their services as a result of some unresolved demands with the Federal Government. In this interview, the Minister of Labour and Employment and Conciliator-in-Chief of the Federal Government, Senator Chris Ngige says that the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has no business embarking on strike because government is […]

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ASUU decides next action as warning strike ends tomorrow | latest news from nigerian newspapers today

ASUU To Go On One-month Warning Strike

After serious deliberations that dragged into the early hours of Monday, the National Executive Council, NEC, of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has voted to embark on one-month warning strike to press home its demands from the government. A source at the meeting held in Lagos told Vanguard in confidence that the strike […]

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