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Why President Buhari Should Stop ASUU From Going On Another Strike Before August Ending

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have unanimously disclosed their plans of embarking on another strike if the federal government fails to sign the outstanding issues in the Memorandum of Action (MOA) of 23rd December 2020 and other necessary documents before the end of August 2021.

  3 months ago ago
Why President Buhari Should Stop ASUU From Going On Another Strike Before August Ending

SOCIETY

Today's Headlines: We Are Yet To Hear From Goverment - ASUU; Police Rescue Abducted Benue Lecturer

48 hours deadline, we are yet to hear from govt – ASUU The National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, has said 48 hours after the expiration of the ultimatum given the Federal Government, the union is yet to be contacted by the government.

  2 months ago ago
Today's Headlines: We Are Yet To Hear From Goverment - ASUU; Police Rescue Abducted Benue Lecturer

EDUCATION

Opinion: Lawmakers Should Enact Law, Banning Public Officials' Children From Schooling Abroad

(Photo Credit: Daily Post Nigeria) One of the major challenges facing Nigerian universities is the continuous strikes by the Academic Staff Union of Universities. The union usually embarks on strike due to the failure of the Federal Government to meet their demands, students are usually on the receiving end when the union embarks on a strike that most time lasts for months or throughout an academic calendar.

  4 months ago ago
Opinion: Lawmakers Should Enact Law, Banning Public Officials' Children From Schooling Abroad

EDUCATION

Academic Staff Union of Universities to Meet Federal Government to Avoid Strike

The National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities(ASUU), Prof Emmanuel Osodeke confirmed that the Union has been asked to meet with the Ministry of Labour concerning the impending strike. This is to discuss matters about the Memorandum of Action (MoA) signed with the Federal Government in December 2020 before the strike was called off the same month.

  4 months ago ago
Academic Staff Union of Universities to Meet Federal Government to Avoid Strike

EDUCATION

ASUU Threatens Fresh Strike, Gives FG Tuesday Ultimatum

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has given the Federal Government of Nigeria till August 31st (Tuesday) to reach out to them, failing which it will initiate strike action. Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, the union's president, revealed this in an interview on Sunday.

  2 months ago ago
ASUU Threatens Fresh Strike, Gives FG Tuesday Ultimatum

EDUCATION

New ASUU Strike: Why All Universities' Lecturers Should Create Online Platforms Before Tuesday

Recently, the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) gave the Federal Government from now till Tuesday, the last day of August to implement the agreement they signed with them otherwise, they would embark on strike. In a recent report by Punch Newspaper, it was gathered that the Federal Government no longer responds or replies the phone calls of ASUU Chairman, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, which might probably end up making the strike action feasible.

  2 months ago ago
New ASUU Strike: Why All Universities' Lecturers Should Create Online Platforms Before Tuesday

EDUCATION

ASUU tells FG to make a law that bans children of public office holders from studying abroad

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has implored the government of President Buhari to withdraw their children from foreign institutions into Nigerian institutions. The union is also calling on the National Assembly to prompt a law that will make public schools compulsory for children of all public office holders.

  1 month ago ago
ASUU tells FG to make a law that bans children of public office holders from studying abroad

EDUCATION

If You Accept Govt Appointment, Your Children Must Attend Universities in Nigeria - ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) is seeking a law that will compel Government appointees to enroll their wards in Nigerian universities. National President of the association, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke while speaking at the reconvened meeting with the Federal Government, being concilliated by the Minister of Labour and Employment, called on the National Assembly to enact a law that would stop Government officials from sending their children abroad to study.

  1 month ago ago
If You Accept Govt Appointment, Your Children Must Attend Universities in Nigeria - ASUU

EDUCATION

ASUU meets next week over planned strike, laments FG’s inaction

The Academic Staff Union of Universities ASUU has said that it's commission would be having a meeting next week in order to decided whether it will go on an indefinite strike or not since the government has refused to grant it's demands. Professor Emmanuel Osodeke who is the national leader of the union made this known to the public in Abuja.

  2 months ago ago
ASUU meets next week over planned strike, laments FG’s inaction

EDUCATION

Stop public office holders from sending their children to school abroad- Prof. Osodeke

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has asked the Senate to ban government officials from sending their children to school abroad. ASUU President Prof Emmanuel Osodeke, made the call at the reconvened meeting with the Minister of Labour and Employment Dr Chris Ngige, in Abuja.

  1 month ago ago
Stop public office holders from sending their children to school abroad- Prof. Osodeke

EDUCATION

ASUU threatens fresh strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has given the Federal Government, two days to implement the agreement it signed with the union. The union gave the government till the end of August, to reach out to them, or they will start the procedure of embarking on another strike.

  2 months ago ago
ASUU threatens fresh strike

EDUCATION

The government failed to meet our demands, we will soon make our decision on the strike - ASUU

The Federal Government failed to comply to the demands of The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), the deadline was last day of August, ASUU members are still consulting on the next line of action. ASUU's President, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, who disclosed this in an interview says the Federal Government no longer pick their phone calls.

  2 months ago ago
The government failed to meet our demands, we will soon make our decision on the strike - ASUU

EDUCATION

ASUU Threatens To Embark On Another Strike

The Academic Staff Union Of Universities has expressed its action to go on another round of strike if the federal government of Nigeria did not attend their request, The federal government in return has appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) not to proceed with its planned strike.

  2 months ago ago
ASUU Threatens To Embark On Another Strike

EDUCATION

Ban government officials from sending their children to school abroad - ASUU to National Assembly.

The Academic Staff union of university (ASUU), has asked that government officials in President Muhammadu Buhari's administration should remove their children from foreign universities and send them to Nigerian universities. It also called on the National Assembly to pass a law that will make it compulsory for every government official to send his children to public schools in the country, saying such a law would let the officials know the decay in the public universities.

  1 month ago ago
Ban government officials from sending their children to school abroad - ASUU to National Assembly.

EDUCATION

ASUU Hints On Possible Imminent Strike Action If FG Fails To Meet Agreement.

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has given a hint of a possible strike action by the end of this month if the Federal Government fails to meet up with their agreement. The union has made a public announcement that if the Federal Government fails to sign a draft renegotiated agreement of May 2021, the members of the union will be left with no option than to engage in an industrial action.

  3 months ago ago
ASUU Hints On Possible Imminent Strike Action If FG Fails To Meet Agreement.

EDUCATION

ASUU Meets FG Today, Insists Govt Reneges On Agreement

On Monday (today), the Academic Union of Universities and the Federal Government will meet. The ASUU National President, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, said the meeting with the FG was intended to take place on Friday, but that it was postponed by the Ministry of Labour to Monday.

  3 months ago ago
ASUU Meets FG Today, Insists Govt Reneges On Agreement

EDUCATION

Universities to be Shut Down as ASUU Threatens Fresh Strike Action

Academic activities in Nigerian Public Universities may be brought to a standstill following the threat by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to embark on another round of industrial action following what it called the failure of the Federal Government to implement an agreement signed with the union.

  2 months ago ago
Universities to be Shut Down as ASUU Threatens Fresh Strike Action

EDUCATION

It Is Wrong To Appoint Non-First-Degree Holder Into Federal University Council - ASUU To FG

It is completely wrong for the Federal Government to appoint a non-first degree holder into the governing council of any federal university, said the Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU. According to the Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), it is very wrong to appoint someone without a first degree into the federal university governing council.

  4 months ago ago
It Is Wrong To Appoint Non-First-Degree Holder Into Federal University Council - ASUU To FG

EDUCATION

Twitter Users Support New Suggestion By ASUU President On Politicians' Children Schooling Abroad

A Twitter user has declared support for the recent suggestion by ASUU president who recommended that there should be a law guiding the issue of officer holders children schooling abroad. Prof Emmanuel Osodeke, the President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, in an interview with FRIDAY OLOKOR, suggested that a new law should be made for office holders concerning sending their children to school in another country.

  4 months ago ago
Twitter Users Support New Suggestion By ASUU President On Politicians' Children Schooling Abroad

EDUCATION

ASUU BLASTS FG: It’s Wrong To Appoint Non-Degree Holders Into Governing Councils

Photo credit: Tribune Lately, the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Nigeria, has clearly stated to the government that it is very wrong for the FG to appoint somebody who isn't at least a first-degree holder of any federal university into any position. To many Nigerians, ASUU said it right and are doing the right thing to to confront the government and unqualified council officials.

  4 months ago ago
ASUU BLASTS FG: It’s Wrong To Appoint Non-Degree Holders Into Governing Councils