ASUU Begins Indefinite Strike


The Academic Staff Union of Universities ASUU, has embarked on an indefinite strike beginning from today August 14th.

According to reports, the union met on Sunday to decide on the strike.

According to the memo, the union is proceeding on an indefinite strike because of the federal government’s failure to implement its 2009 agreement and 2013 memorandum of understanding (MoU).

The memo dated August 12 said the Federal Government has refused to honour its agreement with the union in a Memorandum of Understanding signed in 2013.

 ASUU listed some of the reasons for the strike as non-payment of salaries, non-payment of earned academic allowances, removal of University staff schools from funding of government among other issues.

The memo stated that the strike began on Sunday, August 13.

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