ASUU, FG and the need to revamp educational sector

By Mubarak Shuaibu Shelleng. Education is sacrosanct and tied up to our future. But bloody political demagogues in our midst are playing politics with it. Even...

After 8-months strike, FG capitulates, exempts ASUU from IPPIS

After a long standing face-off with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) which culminated into one of the longest strikes by Nigerian universities,...

The lingering and disturbing ASUU, FG quagmire

By Mubarak Shuaibu Shelleng ''When two elephants are fighting is the grass that is going to suffer." The perennial industrial disputes between ASUU and FG which...

We’re ready to resume work if you pay our salary arrears, ASUU tells FG

Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said that it is ready to call off the seven-month strike if the federal government pays members’...

FG agrees to pay N30bn earned allowance to ASUU

The Federal Government of Nigeria, on Thursday, agreed to release N30bn earned academic allowance to the university lecturers. It was gathered that the money would...

We’ll defend attack on university autonomy with our blood – ASUU

National President, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, yesterday said his members were ready to protect incessant attacks on university autonomy...

COVID-19: ASUU warns FG against reopening of varsities

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Monday warned the Federal Government to be ready for any possible negative consequences following its plan to reopen tertiary institutions earlier closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Declare 5-year emergency on education in N/east, ASUU urges FG

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Yola branch has called on the Federal government of Nigeria (FGN) to as a matter of urgency declare a state of emergency on education in the Northeast in order to revive the sector's lost glory in the region.

Your strike is illegal, inspired by corruption, FG tells ASUU

The federal government has yesterday upbraided the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) over the union’s two-week warning strike, saying that it was illegal and inspired by corruption.

Confusion as ASUU stages protest, warns IPPIS against enrolling members

Confusion has continued to trail disagreement between the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and lecturers over enrollment into the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information Systems (IPPIS) resulting in a peaceful protest organized by ASUU branch of the Federal University of Technology (FUT), Minna yesterday.

BREAKING: ASUU suspends proposed strike over IPPIS

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has suspended its proposed strike over Federal Government’s directive to enroll its members into the Integrated Payroll Personnel Information System (IPPIS).

Lecturers bluffing, implementation of IPPIS sacrosanct – FG

The Federal Government says the October deadline it gave all ministries, departments and agencies of government to enroll in the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS) stands.

JUST IN: ASUU begins nation-wide indefinite strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has ordered its members across the country to commence an indefinite industrial action.
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