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Strike: ASUU still consulting – Ogunyemi

ASUU President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi

The Academic Staff Union of Universities says it is yet to conclude consultations with its members on the possible agreement presented by the Federal Government. ASUU President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, who spoke in an interview with newsmen on Thursday in Abuja, said the union was still consulting. NEWSTIMES recalls that …

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FG releases N15.4bn to ASUU

ASUU President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi

The Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) reached possible agreement on Monday toward resolving the ongoing lecturers’ strike. Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, said this after a reconciliatory meeting with ASUU in Abuja. Ngige said the meeting was fruitful as an agreement had been …

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ASUU strike: We want varsities to re-open by weekend – FG

ASUU President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi

The President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, said the eight-week old strike embarked upon by the union would continue until an agreement was reached by the members on government proposals concerning their demands. Ogunyemi said this after the end of a three-hour meeting between the …

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Strike: ‘ASUU may ignore further calls by FG’

ASUU President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says it may not honour further calls by Federal Government for a meeting on the way forward over the current strike by its members. The union’s National President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, said this on the sideline of a news conference on the update …

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ASUU tells members to prepare for long strike

ASUU President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi

President,  Academic Staff Union of Universities,  Prof Biodun Ogunyemi,  has told  striking lecturers in public universities to brace for a longer strike. Ogunyemi  also  told ASUU members “to be on the watch and prepare for a long-drawn-out struggle to salvage the university system”. The union called a national strike last …

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Strike: FG, ASUU meeting inconclusive – Ogunyemi

ASUU President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi

The meeting between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities ended without any conclusion on Tuesday. ASUU National President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, while speaking with newsmen at the end of the closed door meeting in Abuja, noted that negotiations were still ongoing. He said both parties were yet …

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