ASUU Reveals Some VCs, Bursars Hinder Disbursement of N40Bn FG Allowance  

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has revealed that Vice-Chancellors and bursars of some universities are hindering the disbursement of the Federal Government released N40bn allowance. The Union’s national president, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi on Monday said, “There are some hitches at the Central Bank too. So, it is when we confirm that other universities have been paid that we can attest […]

FG Pays ASUU N40 Billion Earned Allowances

The Federal Government has waived the ‘no work, no pay’ Trade Act which was enacted for striking university lecturers hence paying the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) its earned allowances of N40 billion. President Muhammadu Buhari waived the ‘no work, no pay’ Trade Act in a bid for peace to reign, the Minister of Labour and Employment Dr. Chris Ngige revealed. Reports […]

FG And ASUU Postpones Strike Meeting

A meeting between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has been postponed by the Ministry of Labour and Employment. Ministry of Labour and Employment spokesperson, Charles Akpan revealed this but did not give reasons for the postponement. Recall that this is the second time in two weeks that a scheduled meeting between the FG and […]

ASUU Speaks On Rumoured Agreement With Government

Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) revealed the current nine month strike is still on going as they are yet to reach an agreement with the Federal Government. Dr. Lazarus Maigoro, Chairman of the University of Jos Chapter of ASUU disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in […]

ASUU Says It Will Not End Strike, See Why

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has said it would not end the strike it embarked on until government paid all the salaries of its members it withheld.   The President of ASUU, Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, in an interview with newsmen in Lagos, said government should not expect the lecturers to resume without paying […]

ASUU Makes New Demands, Reduce From N110bn To N50bn Fund

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has made new demands, reducing their previous demands from N110bn to N50bn. The union disclosed this, adding that the shift in grounds from its previous demands was as a result of the fact that its decision was informed by the need to put students first. The Union revealed that against its demands of N110 […]

ASUU List Demands To Go Back To Work

Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has listed their list of demands that has to be meet for them to return back to work. The demands was delivered by Prof Adejumo the Union’s zonal coordinator, he stated that the federal government would need t0 pay up all their outstanding salaries, as the lecturers couldn’t work […]

Universities Will Soon Resume Academic Activities -Education Minister

Minister of Education, Malam Adamu Adamu has revealed that academic activities will soon resume in Universities as the strike action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) may soon come to an end. The Minister of Education revealed this during a Town Hall meeting on security issues tagged Engaging the Youth and Communities held at the Multi-Purpose […]

ASUU Condemns The Killing Of Protesters

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, the University of Lagos, UNILAG chapter, has come out to condemned in clear terms the shooting and alleged killing of unharmed protesters who were only speaking against the impunity and recklessness of members of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad, SARS, operatives. In a statement on Wednesday by the Chairman, […]

Federal Government To Pay Minimum Wage Arrears To SSANU And NASU

The Federal Government has agreed to pay the arrears of minimum wage to members of the Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) and Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU). The Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation has been given two weeks to compute the arrears from April 2019 to January […]