•Dr. Nasir Fagge Isa, ASUU President The Management and academic staff of the Kwara State University (KWASU), Malete are at loggerheads over the inauguration of the local branch of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
Rumours have started to raise dust in the nation’s higher education system that the Nigerian Government is about to downgrade four Universities of Education to their former status as Colleges of Education. According to Daily Sun, universities workers’ unions and other stakeholders have turned to President Muhammadu Buhari over alleged
Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Ibadan Chapter has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to probe alleged over N1billion that will be generated from sale of scratch cards to candidates seeking admission into tertiary institutions across the country. While condemning the new policy imposed on candidates by the
Taraba State Government has on Monday pleaded with the state university chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities ( ASUU) to call off its six months old strike. According to LeadershipNg, the Secretary to the State Government (SSG), Mr Anthony Jellason, while chatting with pressmen in Jalingo, called on
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Michael Okpara University Of Agriculture, Umudike (MOUAU) branch, in solidarity with their members from Owerri zone, have reacted to the suspension of their Chairman, Dr. Uzochukwu Onyebinama, without salary or due process by the Vice Chancellor, Professor Hillary Edeoga.
Contrary to speculations, the Chairman of the Independent National Electoral Commission, Attahiru Jega, will quit office June 30. There have been speculations, notably on social media, that the INEC chairman would quit office June 8 at the end of his five year tenure.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities, National President, Dr. Issa Fagge Nasir has declared that the 16 universities and other higher institutions established by the administration of President Goodluck Jonathan lack the necessary legal backing and so may be living on borrowed time.
Nigerian universities are on the path to recovery and re-positioning, despite the low ratings from international rating agencies. The Vice Chancellor, University of Ibadan, Professor Isaac Adewole, made this clarification while reacting to the latest ranking of top 50 African Universities, which put U.
By Sulaimon Mojeed-Sanni After much consideration, I prevailed upon myself to pen this letter to you and I am making it open under the false consideration that following your hard earned victory, the appreciation courtesy visit you have embarked upon almost immediately and the barrage of congratulatory messages coming your
Rochas Okorocha, Imo State Governor Prof. Valene Obinna, Media Director, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Imo State University Chapter, says the strike called by the union will not be called off until all unpaid salaries are settled.
Departing Vice Chancellor of the University of Ibadan, Prof. Isaac Adewole, has recently delivered his expectations from the incoming administration that will be led by General Buhari in the education sector.
Damilare Okunola The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, through its National President, Nasir Fagge, has explained the real reasons behind some of the lingering crises in tertiary institutions across the country.
Students of the Cross River State University of Technology (CRUTECH) are appealing to the Cross River State Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to address their lingering issues and call-off the over three months old strike. The students made the call in Calabar, the State Capital on
Damilare Okunola The national leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has berated the Vice Chancellor of the Lagos State University, LASU, Professor John Obafunwa, stating that he brought all the anomalies in the institution on himself.
The Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo has been closed down indefinitely following the inability of the government to meet the demands of its staff union including the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) and National Academic Staff Union (NASU). Some of the demands
Kazeem Ugbodaga The crisis engulfing Lagos State University, LASU, Lagos, southwest Nigeria, seems to know no end as lecturers and other staff of the institution have vowed that the Vice Chancellor, Prof. John Obafunwa must leave the school before peace can reign.