ASUU issues warning to university VCs over non-compliance to ongoing strike

Academic Staff Union of Universities – ASUU has threatened that it would sanction some university vice chancellors who may have been uncooperative in the ongoing strike by the lecturers. ASUU President Professor Biodun Ogunyemi reacting to the allegation that some vice chancellors have been intimidating lecturers in their institution and have ordered them back to...


ASUU refutes having agreement with the federal government

The Academic Staff Union of Universities -ASUU, has refuted having any agreement with the federal government. In a statement it issued, ASUU inform the public and by extension students of Nigerian universities that “the union has not reached any agreement with Aso Rock. According to the national president of ASUU, Biodun Ogunyemi, the ministry just...


President Buhari meets Nigerian students over ongoing strike by lecturers

President Muhammadu Buhari has called on Labour Unions to allow his administration concentrate on fixing infrastructure in the country rather than distracting it. He made the remark while playing host to the Executive Committee of the National Association of Nigerian Students -NANS in the State House, Abuja. While calling on the students to continue to...


NANS set for nationwide protest over ongoing ASUU and ASUP strike

The National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, has issued a notice to all its structures and organs to commence mobilisation for mass action against the Federal Government, the Academic Staff Union of Universities-ASUU and the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics-ASUP. This was contained in a statement signed by the association’s President, Danielson Akpan who blamed...