Announcement: ASUU commences Nationwide strike today, 1st July, 2013
The latest report reaching us is that The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has commenced indefinite strike nationwide today, 1st July, 2013 national president of ASUU, Dr Nasir Isa Fagge has said.
Dr Nasir made this declaration, on Monday, at the University of Lagos (UNILAG) after their NEC meeting held at Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago Iwoye, Ogun State.
while speaking with news men, he said: “We are embarking on indefinite strike nation wide because the Federal Government reneged in the Memorandum of Understanding MoU signed with ASUU in 2009 to pay lecturers their earn allowance.”
According to Dr Nasir Isa, the Federal Government, in 2009 made a law to pay each lecturers N12,500 per month as earn allowance which it never did since 2009.
More News to come.
What is going on in our country Nigeria? First Polytechnic has been on Strike for two months now and nothing has been done about it. Then we are just receiving this breaking news that Universities are going on strike again?
Please tell the Federal Government to start building prisons if they can’t allow our kids to be in School. Sometimes, you wonder why some Rich folks send their children to go study abroad?
Meanwhile, we advice all the Jambites who will be writing the 2013 Post-UTME Screening Examination, to always visit freebrowsinglink.com to know if the date(s) of their school of choice will be postponed or not.
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