Tag: Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU)

Breaking News!!! ASUU Declares Indefinite Strike – 2017

Filed in ASUU | By Emmanuel Worthwhile | Last Modified On August 14, 2017

Breaking News!!! ASUU Declares Indefinite Strike. The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has commenced an indefinite strike across the nation, beginning Sunday August 13th, 2017. According to ASUU President, Biodun Ogunyemi, the lecturers took the decision to declare the strike after deliberations at its National Executive Council (NEC) meeting held at the University of […]

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Majority Of University Of Ibadan Lecturers Voted For Indefinite Strike – UI VC

Filed in ASUU | By Emmanuel Worthwhile | Last Modified On August 14, 2017

The National body of ASUU had earlier directed a nationwide referendum to be conducted across different varsities whether the body should embark on a nationwide strike or not. This is coming after the Federal Government’s failure to fulfill the 2009 agreement and 2013 memorandum of understanding(MoU). The Vice Chancellor of the University Of Ibadan, Prof. […]

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ASUU Calls Implementation Of 2009 Agreements With Federal Government

Filed in ASUU | By Emmanuel Worthwhile | Last Modified On April 23, 2017

ASUU Calls Implementation Of 2009 Agreements With Federal Government. The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has expressed hope that the Federal Government would be be committed to implementing decisions of a new negotiation team on the 2009 agreements. President of ASUU, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, Believes there are signs of hope from FG About 2009 […]

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ASUU Gives FG, States 14-Day Ultimatum On Salaries, Deductions

Filed in ASUU | By Emmanuel Worthwhile | Last Modified On March 16, 2017

ASUU Gives FG, States 14-Day Ultimatum On Salaries, Deductions. The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Wednesday gave federal and state governments a 14-day ultimatum within which to pay the shortfall in their salaries running into millions of naira or face unrest in the nation’s universities. The body also gave some state governments owing lecturers […]

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ASUU Declares One Week Warning Strike

Filed in ASUU | By Emmanuel Worthwhile | Last Modified On November 14, 2016

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU Have Declared A One Week Warning Strike From Thursday 16th November to 22nd November 2016. This was made known in a bulletin released after their NEC meeting November 12th. Some of the issues being protested by ASUU includes  funding for revitalization of public universities based on federal government and ASUU […]

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ASUU Set To Begin Strike 2nd Of October

Filed in ASUU | By Emmanuel Worthwhile | Last Modified On September 10, 2016

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU Will Commence Her Warning Strike Come 2nd of October, 2016. Reporters gathered information from the ASUU Chairman University of Abuja Chapter, Dr. Ben on the 7th Day of September, 2016. Speaking with Dr. Ben in his office, he said”We have tried to dialogue with the Federal Government but […]

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ASUU Threatens To Embark On Strike After FG Ignores Demands

Filed in ASUU | By Emmanuel Worthwhile | Last Modified On August 31, 2016

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Threatened To Embark On A Nationwide Strike In Regards To Its Demands For the Implementation Of its 2009 Agreement With The Federal Government  The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) through its Lagos Zone Coordinator, Prof. Olusoji Sowande at a news conference in Lagos on Tuesday, threatened to embark on a […]

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Tertiary Institutions May Not Refund Money For Post UTME Screening Forms

Filed in Admission Screening/POST UTME | By Emmanuel Worthwhile | Last Modified On June 30, 2016

Tertiary Institutions May Not Refund Money For Post UTME Screening Forms/Scratch Cards – See Reasons According ASSU President, it may not also be easy for institutions that had already collected money for the conduct of the post-UTME or screening in whatever guise to refund such money. He added that this was because such money could […]

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ASUU to Join NLC And TUC to Embark on Hike in Fuel Price Strike

Filed in ASUU | By Emmanuel Worthwhile | Last Modified On May 16, 2016

Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU Set to Join NLC & TUC to Embark on Hike in Fuel price/Electricity tariff strike!   Following the increase in fuel price in the country, the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has threatened to join hands with the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) to […]

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NSUK Strike Continues As ASUU Rejects 15% Offer

Filed in ASUU | By Emmanuel Worthwhile | Last Modified On April 14, 2016

There seems to be no end in sight to the strike action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Nasarawa State University, NSUK chapter As The University Didn’t Meet Up With 45% Demanded. This is as the union has rejected the 15 percent offer of earned academic allowances offered to them by […]

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