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ASUU Strike: Stop Proliferation Of Public Universities, NLC Tells FG

FROM RAHILA ABDULLAHI, KADUNA National Labour Congress (NLC), has urged the Federal Government of Nigeria to stop proliferation of public universities in the country, while requesting quick intervention of government on ASUU’s strike. The Union during a protest in Kaduna

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Gov Sule Urges Nasarawa State University ASUU To Suspend Strike

y David Christopher, Lafia Nasarawa State Governor, Engineer Abdullahi Sule, has appealed to the Academy Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Nasarawa State University Keffi (NSUK) chapter, to pull out from the ongoing national strike. Engineer Sule made the call during

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COEASU Declares One Month Strike Over N15bn Revitalisation Fund

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu   The Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union, COEASU, has declared a one-month strike over the failure of the Federal Government to implement agreements reached with the Union including the non-release of the N15 billion revitalisation fund for

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Lafia Polytechnic Joins ASUP Strike, Appeals For Promotion Of Members

David Christopher, Lafia The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) Isa Mustapha Agwai Lafia In Nasarawa State had joined the two-week warning strike declared by national body of union to press home its demand for better welfare. Comrade Silvester Aku,

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AIG Zone 5 Charges Men To Shun Purported Strike 

Ikhili Ebalu, Benin City The Assistant Inspector-General of Police, Zone 5 Command Headquarters, Benin, comprising Edo  and Delta State Police Commands, AIG Lawan Tanko Jimeta, psc, has advised his men to shun the rumored strike action by members of the

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Two Months Extension Of Strike: ASUU Gives Reasons For Its Decision

By Chika Mefor-Nwachukwu The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has extended its ongoing strike action by another two months. The Union made the decision at after meeting of the National Executive Council (NEC)  in Abuja, which started on Sunday

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Blackout Hits Abuja Others As AEDC Workers Shutdown Facilities

• As TCN laments disruption in power evacuation Cyril Ogar The staff of Abuja Electricity Distribution Company, AEDC, have shut down operations of the company. The action has led to blackout in the Federal Capital Territory, neighboring Kogi and Niger

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FG Commends JUSUN, PASAN, ASUP for Suspending Strikes

The Federal Government has lauded the Judicial Staff Union of Nigeria (JUSUN), Parliamentary Staff Association of Nigeria (PASAN) and Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) for calling off their nationwide industrial actions. The Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris

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Hospitals Send Patients Out As NLC Strike Grounds Kaduna

By Rabia’tu Adamu, Kaduna The strike action by the Kaduna State chapter of the Nigeria Labour Congress(NLC) has commenced as patients were being sent out of their hospital beds as workers embarked on a five-day warning strike on Monday. When

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NIMC Workers Dawn Tool, Stalls Registration

Cyril Ogar Staff of the National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) on Thursday embarked on a nationwide strike, citing poor welfare conditions. Their strike has temporarily put on hold the nationwide National Identity Numbers (NIN) registration recently ordered by the Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC).

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