Nigeria's Academic Union Strike Worsens

Efforts to resolve the ongoing indefinite strike by university lecturers worsened as the lecturers' union leaders walked out on lawmakers trying to intervene in the crisis.

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  • Nigeria:  ASUU Crisis Worsens As Lecturers Walk Out of Meeting With Lawmakers, Ministers

    Premium Times, 9 July 2013

    Efforts at resolving the ongoing indefinite strike by university lecturers failed on Tuesday as the lecturers' union leaders walked out on lawmakers trying to intervene in the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  ASUU Strike Worsens As Lecturers Walk Out of Meeting With Lawmakers, Ministers

    Premium Times, 9 July 2013

    Efforts to resolve the ongoing indefinite strike by university lecturers worsened on Tuesday as the lecturers' union leaders walked out on lawmakers trying to intervene in the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  ASUP Agrees to End Strike As ASUU Snubs Senate Education Committee

    This Day, 10 July 2013

    The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Tuesday heeded pleas from the Senate Committee on Education, Minister of Education, Prof. Ruqayyatu Rufa'i and his Labour and ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  ASUU Gives Condition to End Strike

    Leadership, 9 July 2013

    As the nationwide strike by Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) enters its second week, it has insisted that the only condition for calling off the strike is for the ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  ASUU Strike - Nigerian Government, Lawmakers Hold Crucial Meeting On Tuesday - Minister

    Premium Times, 8 July 2013

    One week after university lecturers across Nigeria commenced an indefinite strike; the federal government said it is taking steps to resolve the contending issues. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Strike - ASUU Vows to Sanction Errant Members - Official

    Premium Times, 8 July 2013

    The Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, at the University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Ifeanyichukwu Abada, has said that any lecturer involved in any academic ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  ASUP/ASUU - Is Strike Still Best Option?

    Vanguard, 9 July 2013

    The most common and (perceived effective) way to get government attention to any issue in Nigeria by any group is to embark on industrial action otherwise called strike. read more »

  • Nigeria:  Return to Classroom, FG Begs ASUU

    Vanguard, 9 July 2013

    The Federal Government, yesterday, begged the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, to return to classrooms, as the union insisted that the strike would continue unless ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  ASUU Strike - FG Meets With Vice-Chancellors

    This Day, 9 July 2013

    As the indefinite strike embarked on by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) enters its second week, the federal government has summoned the vice-chancellors of all ... read more »

  • Nigeria:  We Have Not Called-Off Strike - ASUU

    Vanguard, 7 July 2013

    Following the indefinite strike embarked by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), last Monday, the union, Sunday, disclosed that it will not suspend the industrial ... read more »

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