NASU, SSANU extend strike by two months.

The Joint Action Committee of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities and the Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and allied institutions has extended its ongoing strike by two months. This was made known on Wednesday, in a statement signed by the National President, SSANU, Mr. Mohammed Ibrahim, and General Secretary, Mr. Peter Adeyemi. The statement partly read, ‘‘In view of the fact that government is still a long way from effectively resolving the issues in contention, it is only expedient that we allow the process to be fully concluded…

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Ogun students shut down Benin-Ore highway

Students protesting the lingering strike action of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, on Monday, have reportedly blocked the Sagamu-Benin-Ore highway. The students on a joint protest are from Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye; Tai Solarin University of Education, and the Federal University Of Agriculture, Abeokuta, all in Ogun State. They bore on their banner, “Stop Toying with Our Education,” as they marched on the road in protest. READ ALSO ASUU to Buhari: We’ll Continue Strike Till 2023 if Necessary Strike: Buhari Has Stopped Our Salary, ASUU Members Cry Out…

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No going back on indefinite strike, UNILAG workers declare

  Workers under the auspices of Non Academic Staff of Universities (NASU), University of Lagos chapter, have declared that there was no going back on the indefinite strike embarked upon by their members, until the Nigerian Government acceded to their demands. Addressing journalists on Friday, in Lagos, Nigeria’s commercial capital, after a Congress meeting of the union, convened to officially declare the strike action, Mr Kehinde Ajibade, Chairman, UNILAG NASU, said the union would resist any form of intimidation or force to return to work, until their demands were met.…

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