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Update: ASUU Explains Why It Is Yet To Call Off The Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has explained why it is yet to call off its ongoing strike which has lingered for months. In an interview with Punchng, the union President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi said they are waiting for the

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FG Orders Reopening Of All Schools, Higher Institutions And Others | ASUU Responds

The Federal Government of Nigeria has given a directive to all schools, including higher institutions such as Universities, Polytechnics, and Colleges of Education in the country to reopen. Tertiary institution regulatory agencies like the National Universities Commission (NUC), National Commission

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COVID-19: ASUU Warns on Why Opening Universities Now Could Be Suicidal

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Monday, warned the Federal Government not to reopen schools, especially tertiary institutions of learning. ASUU said the reopening of schools without taking realistic measures to curb the spread of the deadly COVID-19

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#SexForGrades: Deputy Senate President Indicts ASUU As Opposers In The Passage Of Anti-Sexual Harassment Bill

Following the public outcry against sexual perversion among university lecturers who unduly reward or punish female undergraduates by awarding or withholding marks in exchange for sexual favours, the Nigerian senate swung into action, seeking to enact a law that prohibits

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ASUU Suspends Strike, Orders Universities to Resume Today | Students React

Last night, the Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities (ASUU) suspended its indefinite strike that lasted for a month. The suspension was sequel to a meeting with the Federal Government’s delegation led by  the Minister of Labour, Dr. Chris Ngige

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FG Release Statement on the ASUU Ongoing Strike as It Hits Day 3

As the indefinite strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, enters its third day, activities on campuses have been paralysed as students vacate hostels. Meanwhile, the Federal Government of Nigeria pleaded with the union on Tuesday to

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Why ASUU Embarks on Indefinite Nationwide Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has declared an indefinite strike across the nation after an extensive deliberation that lasted three days. The union’s President, Biodun Ogunyemi, declared the strike after deliberations at its National Executive Council (NEC) meeting held at the

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ASUU Ends Warning Strike, Tells Lecturers To Resume Work Immediately

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, announced that it had ended its one week nationwide warning strike over the non-implementation of a 2009 agreement with the Federal Government. Speaking with newsmen in Abuja, yesterday, the President of ASUU, Professor Biodun

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ASUU Declares Nationwide Strike As Warning To FG

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has declared a one week warning strike to lay serious emphasis to its demands to the federal government. ThisDay reports that Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, who is the bodies president told journalists in Abuja that

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NLC Protesters Storm Streets Of Lagos State – PHOTOS

The ongoing protest by the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) has cut across several states and Lagos has not been left out in the action as people have come out in large numbers to carry out the planned protest against the fuel

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Fuel Price Hike: ASUU Vows to Join Nationwide Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has joined the NLC declaring an indefinite strike across the country over the recent hike in fuel price. ThisDay reports that the National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU),  Biodun Ogunyemi has

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