FG to reopen universities 

FG to reopen universities 

The federal government is reportedly planning to reopen universities without members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).  Is the government recruiting new lecturers?  That’s not clear from reports. From a report by Vanguard newspaper, the government’s plan to reopen universities is coming after members of various non-academic unions called off their own industrial…

ASUU vs FG: new friction emerges 

ASUU vs FG: new friction emerges 

As the federal government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) continue to bicker over the payment of salaries for the period of the strike, another disagreement has emerged between both parties.  What’s the disagreement?  The federal government recently made its proposal to ASUU for the potential resolution of the dispute and was awaiting…

Buhari pleads with ASUU to call off strike
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Buhari pleads with ASUU to call off strike

President Muhammadu Buhari has once again appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities to call off its ongoing strike that started 14th of February 2022, saying it is counterproductive for the university lecturers to continue the strike as its negotiations with the federal government had gone far. The plea was made at the maiden…