Again, strike looms in Nigerian universities The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) slammed President Muhammadu Buhari's administration on Thursday for violating a December 2020 agreement reached with the union, which forced the body to suspend its strike conditionally about nine months ago. Photo Credit: SunNews
Buhari regime met only two of our eight demands: ASUU The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says only two of its eight demands have been met by President Muhammadu Buhari’s regime in the last nine months. (Photos Credit: People Gazette) The Ibadan zone of the union disclosed this in a statement after its meeting at the Ladoke Akintola University (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso chaired by its coordinator, Oyebamiji Oyegoke.
The Union of Academic Staff of Universities has refuted claims by Minister of Labor and Employment Chris Ngige that around 98 percent of faculty requests have been met. In a statement released Thursday, the union's Ibadan area said the federal government had only satisfied two of the eight demands contained in the December 22, 2020 memorandum of action for the past nine months.