Again, ASUU threatens to embark on fresh indefinite strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, (ASUU), has threatened to embark on another round of industrial strike action after its next National Executive Council (NEC) meeting. ASUU made this known on Tuesday, saying government officials have been put on alert, adding that some of its members are being owed 16 months’ salaries. It further stated that in addition to members being owed salaries, salaries of members are still being deducted, lamenting that nothing tangible has been done about it The union urged the Federal Government to resolve the issue before…

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Unending lecturers’ strike: Neither ASUU nor FG is right – PGF DG

By Godwin Amunde The Director-General of the Progressives Governors Forum, (PGF) – an umbrella body of Nigerian Governors elected on the platform of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Dr. Salihu Lukman, said the seemingly unending strike by Nigerian lecturers is the result of a power tussle between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), in which neither the ASUU nor the Federal Government is right. In a statement titled, “ASUU and Indeterminate Power Struggle – The Boko Haram Logic,” signed and made available to newsmen on…

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