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Tag: Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities

University workers’ strike near resolution

Posted: March 14, 2018 at 11:29 am   /   National

The striking non-teaching workers of Nigerian universities are expected to announce an end to the ongoing industrial dispute on Wednesday. “We are planning to call off the strike after a meeting on Wednesday,” said Abdulsubbur Salam, the spokesperson for the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU, one of the three striking non-teaching unions. Apart from […]

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OAU staff stop JAMB mock exam

Posted: February 28, 2018 at 10:21 am   /   Campus

The striking non-teaching staff of Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, under the aegis of Joint Action Committee, yesterday, disrupted Jamb mock examination that was scheduled to take place at the university. The workers stormed the ICT centre of the institution en masse pulling the canopies erected for the purpose of the CBT down, and the candidates […]

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University of Ibadan

Strike: UI non-teaching staff chairman blows hot

Posted: February 8, 2018 at 2:24 pm   /   Campus

The Joint Action Congress (JAC), comprising the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Non Academic Staff Union (NASU) and National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT) in the University of Ibadan has embarked on an industrial strike action since December 2017 thereby leading to the withdrawal of services in strategic areas controlled by the members […]

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Nigerian Students Lament Deplorable Conditions Due To Strike In Universities

Posted: January 19, 2018 at 10:26 pm   /   National, News

Students across Nigerian public universities have expressed displeasure over the ongoing strike by the non-teaching staff unions in their various schools. Aggrieved unions, comprising the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU; the Non Academic Staff Union, NASU; and the National Association of Academic Technologists, NAAT, have been on strike since the beginning of December. […]

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After Failure To Prevent Crisis, Education Minister Finally Ready To Meet Striking Varsity Workers

Posted: December 18, 2017 at 2:23 pm   /   National, News

The Minister for Education, Adamu Adamu, and the leaders of the aggrieved non-teaching staff unions of Nigerian universities are billed to meet tomorrow over the industrial crisis due to the sharing of earned allowances, EA, released by the Federal Government. The meeting between Mr. Adamu and the Joint Action Committee of the unions in Abuja on Tuesday, two […]

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OAU Staff Unions Ground School Over Sharing Of Money Released By Government

Posted: November 28, 2017 at 9:55 pm   /   Campus

Non-academic staff and academic technologists at Obafemi Awolowo University on Monday blocked access to the academic areas on campus and withdrew their services at the school’s library and laboratories as they protested the proposed sharing ratio of the earned allowances, EA, released to the school by the federal government.  The federal government had, two months […]

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