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Srike: Ibadan poly workers get backed by national body

Posted: August 14, 2018 at 4:52 pm   /   Campus

The national body of the Non-Academic Staff Union of Nigerian polytechnics, NASU, has backed the industrial action declared by The Polytechnic, Ibadan, chapter. The solidarity was declared during a meeting held earlier today in Ibadan. The national body also threatened to start a nationwide strike if nothing is done to salvage the situation in Oyo […]

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Socialist Party solidarises with striking Osun lecturers

Posted: August 4, 2018 at 7:34 pm   /   Campus, Politics

The Socialist Party of Nigeria, SPN, has called on the Osun state government to meet the demands of the lecturers in the state-owned tertiary institutions. The lecturers commenced strike on Friday. In a press release signed by the party’s state secretary, Kola Ibrahim, on Saturday, the left-leaning party declared support for the academic workers as […]

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UNIOSUN appeals to workers to call off strike

Posted: March 28, 2018 at 10:14 pm   /   Campus

The management of Osun State University has appealed to the striking workers of the institution to return to work as the governing council promised to pay their earned allowances within the next thirty months. The was contained in a statement signed by the Registrar of the institution, Gafar Shittu, on Tuesday. The statement read, “It […]

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Aggrieved UNIZIK Workers Threaten Disruption Of Matriculation Ceremony

Posted: February 9, 2018 at 9:07 pm   /   Campus

The striking non-teaching workers of the Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka, on Friday, embarked on a demonstration to demand the first-year students’ matriculation programme coming up on Saturday should not hold. The management had scheduled the matriculation programme for today, following the completion of the orientation programme during the week. But the aggrieved members of the […]

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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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Strike Continues, Varsity Unions Announce After Meeting Education Minister

Posted: December 20, 2017 at 8:54 am   /   National, News

The Joint Action Committee of the three non-teaching staff unions of Nigerian universities on Tuesday said their strike action would continue, despite the meeting they had with the Minister for Education, Adamu Adamu. The strike action has been in effect since December 4, after the  Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU, the Non Academic […]

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