President Jonathan, During The Inauguration of A Building Named After Him At Afe Babalola University, Begs ASUU To “Return to Classrooms”

President Goodluck Jonathan on Saturday in Ado-Ekiti appealed to members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to return to the classrooms in the interest of their students. He made the appeal at the inauguration of the College of Engineering Complex at the Afe Babalola University, Ado-Ekiti (ABUAD), Ekiti State. The three-storey college complex… Read More President Jonathan, During The Inauguration of A Building Named After Him At Afe Babalola University, Begs ASUU To “Return to Classrooms”

#ASUUStrike Update: FG Agrees To Spend N200b On Nigerian Universities Every Year For 4 Years

Reports has it that in an effort to end the ongoing ASUU strike, the Federal Government has said it is committed to spending N200billion in the 2014 budget on universities in Nigeria for about three to four years until the universities are brought to world-class standard. This is in addition to the N100 billion dedicated… Read More #ASUUStrike Update: FG Agrees To Spend N200b On Nigerian Universities Every Year For 4 Years

#ASUU Update: Amaechi, New PDP Behind Lingering ASUU Strike –Wike (Acting Minister of Education)

The Minister of State for Education, Chief Nyesom Wike has accused Governor Rotimi Amaechi of Rivers State and his cohorts in the new Peoples’ Democratic Party, PDP, of being behind the prolonged strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU. Wike, who spoke through the Secretary-General of the Grassroots Development Initiative, GDI, Samuel Nwanosike,… Read More #ASUU Update: Amaechi, New PDP Behind Lingering ASUU Strike –Wike (Acting Minister of Education)

#ASUUStrike update:: Student May stay Longer At Home As SSANU May Join ASUU in strike – Scribe

The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) says it may commence a nationwide strike by Monday if its members are not paid their salaries. Mr Promise Adewusi, the association’s General Secretary, said this at a press briefing in Abuja on Thursday. He said that the strike was being considered to protest against the stoppage… Read More #ASUUStrike update:: Student May stay Longer At Home As SSANU May Join ASUU in strike – Scribe

#ASUU Updates: ASUU May End Strike Next Two Weeks

Recently, there have emerged indications that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) may call of its ongoing strike within next two weeks. This information appeared after a Thursday closed-door meeting with the ASUU members and Nigerian Vice- President, Namadi Sambo, in Abuja. The parties did not disclose the details of the meeting, which lasted… Read More #ASUU Updates: ASUU May End Strike Next Two Weeks