Breaking: ASUU Embarks On 1-month ‘Total’ Strike
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said that it’s commencing a four-week “comprehensive and total” strike.
ASUU announced that the strike will take effect from today, February 14, 2022.
Professor Emmanuel Osodeke, ASUU National President, announced the development to journalists today in Lagos after the National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of the union tagged ‘NEC for NEC’.
The Nation reports ASUU NEC members, including leaders across campuses held marathon meetings over the weekend.
The union’s demands include funding for revitalisation of public universities, earned academic allowances, University Transparency Accountability Solution.
Others are: renegotiation of 2009 ASUU-FGN Agreement, and the inconsistencies in Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System Payment.