Post ASUU Strike: Resumption Bleak As SSANU, NASU Gears for War Over EAA

  Zainab Sanni Three unions of non-academic members of staff of universities have rejected the sharing formula adopted for the N40 billion approved by the Federal Government as Earned Academic Allowance (EAA) and vowed to go on strike. This followed Wednesday’s suspension of the nine-month strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) as … Read more

Strike Action: ABSU Calls for End to Strike Action

The newly- appointed Vice -Chancellor of Abia State University (ABSU), Prof. Maxwell Ogbulu, has urged various staff unions of the institution to suspend their ongoing strike, noting that his administration would address issues of salary arrears and other demands. The unions include the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU- ABSU), the Senior Staff Association of … Read more

Double Strike: NASU Issues 14 Days Ultimatum Over IPPIS

Abuja — The Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions has issued a 14-day ultimatum to the federal government to address anomalies in the nation’s Research Institutes and Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System. The union’s president, Dr Makolo Hassan, in a statement, following its National Executive Council yesterday, said the union was warming … Read more

SAD: Raging Bandits Storms ABU Zaria, Abducts Staff

Armed men on Monday invaded the Staff Quarters of the Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria. They abducted a staff member of the institution. ABU Public Affairs Director, Auwalu Umar, confirmed the attack in a statement. The spokesman said the incident occurred at Sardauna Crescent, Area BZ, within the main campus. The assailants also seized the … Read more

Strike Threats: FG Replies SSANU, NASU, To Consider UGPPPS

IPPIS: FG’ll look into SSANU, NASU UGPPPS – Ngige vanguardngr.com Nov 15, 2020 7:59 PM Dr. Chris Ngige, the Minister of Labour and Employment MINISTER of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, weekend, said that the Federal Government will look at the payment platform, University General Peculiar  Payroll Payment System, UGPPPS, designed by the Senior … Read more

Update: University Unions At War Over 30bn Academic Allowance

*We hope to resolve the matter this week-FG Unions in the nation’s university system are at loggerheads over the N30billion Earned Academic Allowance (EAA) offered them by the federal government as part of moves to resolve the industrial crisis within the system. LEADERSHIP Sunday reports that members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) … Read more

SSANU, NASU to Commence Strike on Monday Over Unpaid Salaries

Ahead of school resumption, the Joint Action Committee of Non-Academic Staff Union, National Association of Academic Technologists and Senior Staff Association of Nigeria University in the Imo State University,  have resolved to resume their strike. This follows the failure by the state government to pay salaries and entitlements owed to staff of the institution in … Read more

IPPIS: Poly Ede Joins NASU Strike

Due to abortive efforts of National Secretariat to get the office of IPPIS to rectify all noticeable  abnomalies associated with payment of NASU member salary since February, 2020 and NON PAYMENT OF NEW NATIONAL MINIMUM WAGE ARREARS etc We hereby intimate members of this great Union (NASU) of the directive from National Secretariat to embark … Read more

Update: NASU, SSANU Strike Kicks Off Today

Workers in the nation’s tertiary institutions under the aegis of the Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU) and Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities (SSANU) will today begin their 14-day warning strike today. In a letter dated 28th September 2020, jointly signed by the General Secretary of NASU, Peters Adeyemi and SSANU … Read more

School Reopening: Double Trouble As NASU, SSANU Begins Warning Strike On Monday

The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) and the Non Academic Staff Union (NASU) will embark on a 14-day warning strike from Monday, October 5 based on the inability of the Federal Government to meet their demands. In a circular to branch chairmen of NASU and SSANU, the unions recalled that the Joint Action … Read more

ASUU Saga: LASU Promotes Many Academic and Non Academic Staffs, Employs more

    In spite of the dwindling revenue accruing to academic and other institutions occasioned by the COVID-19 and the attendant lockdown on economic activities globally, the Lagos State University (LASU) has again blazed the trail to promote no fewer than a total of 127 deserving members of its workforce. This development, according to a … Read more

ASUU vs FG: War Looms As ASUU, NASU Denies LASU VC, Students Access to School

Pandemonium broke in the early hours on Monday in the Lagos State University, Ojo Campus, when members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, and the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities, NASU, barred the Vice-Chancellor of the institution, Prof Olanrewaju Fagboun and students from gaining access to premises. It was gathered that the action … Read more

School Reopening: Hope Dims As NASU, SSANU Joins Strike

The Joint Action Committee (JAC) of the Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) and Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) has embarked on an industrial action with effect from school resumption. The National President of SSANU, comrade Samson Ugwoke, who spoke on behalf of JAC, disclosed this while addressing newsmen in Abuja at the end of its JAC … Read more