ASUU commences indefinite nationwide strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has ordered its members across the country to commence an indefinite industrial action. The leadership of the body gave the order after a extensive meeting it had at the Federal University of Technology, Akure, the Ondo State capital on Sunday, November 4th.Speaking to newsmen, the National President of ASUU, Professor Abiodun Ogunyemi, said the union took the decision due to the poor funding of Universities in the country. According to Ogunyemi, Universities at the moment are under funded and several appeals for an increase has been ignored by successive governments. He consequently directed all members of the union across various universities to withdraw their services, stressing that the strike would be total and indefinite.This strike comes a day before the NLC Nov. 6 proposed strike over non-implementation of N30,000 minimum wage.The post ASUU commences indefinite nationwide strike appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog.

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  1. Asuu please ooooo

  2. What is going on in nigeria? Every body is going on strike.

  3. I can’t wait for when the term “strike” in this context will be extinct.

  4. Nigeria has to be better than this someday.

  5. Strike everywhere

  6. It’s better

  7. This is wild. I pray it doesn’t last

  8. Nigeria ooh

  9. Everywhere nah strike ,God help Nigeria oh

  10. This will be bad for the country

  11. can these people have pity on students at least. parents are suffering and students want to graduate in due time. why cant the government fund the education system properly? what is happening to us in this country?

  12. I pity the students

  13. Please continue the strike

  14. He consequently directed all members of the union across various universities to withdraw their services, stressing that the strike would be total and indefinite.This strike comes a day before the NLC Nov. 6 proposed strike over non-implementation of N30,000 minimum wage

  15. pity the students

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