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Private universities also benefit from N7.5bn research fund – TETFund

The Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFund) says private universities, polytechnics and colleges of education in the country are already accessing its N7.5 billion National...

After 10 months closure, NUC directs universities to reopen January 18

The National Universities Commission (NUC) has directed vice-chancellors of universities to resume academic activities on January 18, 2020. This is in accordance with the directive...

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...

FG gives NUC green light to open universities

The National Universities Commission (NUC) has issued fresh directives to Universities to gear up for safe reopening of universities’ academic activities during the COVID-19...

ASUU embarks on indefinite strike, says FG using hunger to conquer lecturers

The Academic Staff union of Universities (ASUU) has commenced an indefinite strike over the failure of the federal government to resolve some of the contentious issues with the union.

Vice Chancellors’ indiscretions lead to industrial disharmony, ASUU alleges

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has accused some vice chancellors of universities in the country of mismanaging their universities noting that such indiscretions always result in industrial disharmony.

Again ASUU threatens to down tools

The ASUU Boss said, the leadership of the union has watched with dismay the failure of government to live up to its commitments.

Our varsities have been reduced to glorified secondary schools – Tunde Bakare

Tunde Bakare, Serving Overseer of the Latter Rain Assembly, says Nigerian universities are "glorified secondary schools".
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