Just In: ASUU Resolves to Penalise Members Who Enrolled on IPPIS

  As the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) gets set to tackle erring members, the University of Lagos Chapter of the union has resolved to punish 240 erring members who flouted the union’s directive and enrolled on IPPIS. The ASUU-UNILAG in its Congress held on the 29th of December, 2020, unanimously resolved never to trust, … Read more

Breaking: ASUU Calls Off Its 9 Months Strike Action

    The Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) on Wednesday “conditionally” suspended its strike, ending a protracted industrial action that started since March 2020. ASUU National President, Biodun Ogunyemi made the announcement during a briefing of the union in Abuja, explaining that the development followed with its National Executive Council (NEC). While warning that … Read more

GOODNEWS: ASUU Strike To Be Suspended As FG Begins Payment of Withheld Salaries

From series of tweets from ASUU official handle, ASUU is set to suspend the 10 months old Strike Action soon: “The 10 Month old Strike Will be Suspended Conditionally,” Usmanu Danfodiyo University Lecturer Reveals #Good_News: Strike to be suspended as FG begin payment of withheld salaries of striking lecturers. #ASUU DDetails to follow..

ASUU Strike: Universities To Resume January Hopefully – Chris Ngige

  The Minister of Labor and Employment, Chris Ngige while addressing reporters gave a clue as to when schools will resume. The Minister said the decision to call of the strike will be made tomorrow as the Federal government is set to meet with ASUU for final talks on Tuesday afternoon. Ngige maintained that the … Read more

ASUU News Dec 18th: We have Fulfilled All ASUU Demands – FG

Ngige Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, Thursday, said the Federal Government had done everything possible to please the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, to end its protracted strike that had paralysed academic activities in universities for about 10 months. The minister, in a statement by his Media Officer, said only ASUU … Read more

Editorial: Do We Have An Education Minster In Nigeria?

  In a rare admission of incompetence, Nigeria’s Education Minister, Mallam Adamu Adamu, a few days ago gave a damning report on the quality of graduates produced by the country’s higher institutions. According to the minister, many of these graduates can neither read nor write. In a rare admission of incompetence, Nigeria’s Education Minister, Mallam … Read more

ASUU: Hopes Dim for Students As FG Suspends Tuesday Meeting

A meeting scheduled to take place today by the federal government and the academic staff union of universities has been postponed by the FG. According to the spokesman, Ministry of Labour and employment Charles Akpan, no specific date was therefore fixed for the meeting to hold since it was postponed. Asuu has been on strike … Read more

Strike Update: Why We Can’t Pay ASUU 9 Months Salary – FG

  A file photo of the Minister of Labour, Chris Ngige The Federal Government says it is baseless for members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to demand the payment of salaries for the entire nine months that the union has been on strike. Nigeria’s Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, said … Read more

UPDATE: ASUU Reveals When The Strike Would Be Called Off

The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has reacted to the alleged claim by the federal government that the lecturers agreed to call off their strike on Wednesday, December 9. The Nation reported that the lecturers’ union countered the claim which was attributed to the minister of labour and employment, Chris Ngige, saying it … Read more

ASUU Strike: It’s Amazing How Lecturers Stayed Out of Classrooms for 8 Months – Buhari

President Muhammadu Buhari, on Tuesday, blamed lecturers for the eight-month long strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities. Buhari, during a security meeting with the 36 governors in Abuja on Tuesday, said lecturers have failed to consider the larger challenges facing the country, which has resulted in the prolonged strike. The President said the … Read more

Breaking: ASUU Expected to Call Off Strike Action Tomorrow – Chris Ngige

#Updated: ASUU agreed to call off strike Dec 9 —Ngige The Federal Government has fired back at ASUU, claims that the President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Prof Biodun Ogunyemi has delivered wrong information to the public. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, revealed that ASUU agreed at their last … Read more

REVEALED: What is Expected in ASUU’s Wednesday Meetings

The inability of the federal government and Asuu to find a common ground over the issue of payment of salaries and all other issues bewildering the educational sector is still a major concern for all and sundry in Nigeria. On the Monday edition of Journalist Hangout, the ace journalist Babajide Kolade-Otitoju has reveal what will … Read more