Finally, ASUU calls off 5 months strike

ASUUThe Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has suspended its over 5 months strike.

ASUU President, Dr. Nasir Fagge disclosed this in Minna while briefing newsmen.

The Union suspended the strike after a marathon National Executive Committee meeting held in the Niger State capital, yesterday.

The different chapters of ASUU are expected to hold congress meetings on Wednesday, following which academic activities  will resume in the universities.

The marathon NEC meeting was held to deliberate over the agreement signed Wednesday, last week, by the union executives and the federal government.

The meeting, it was gathered was attended by ASUU branch chairmen and secretaries, the national executive members of the Union, coordinators and past leaders, including members from 52 universities.

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Public universities lecturers have been on strike since July 1, 2013.


3 Responses to "Finally, ASUU calls off 5 months strike"

  1. Godwyn brown   December 19, 2013 at 1:47 am

    Thank God & everybody who put dia effort 1 way or the other to make it work.

  2. Deborah Y. Ibrahim
    Deborah Y. Ibrahim   December 17, 2013 at 10:32 pm

    Beta nw,we too tire 4 dia wahala

  3. Emjay Richmore
    Emjay Richmore   December 17, 2013 at 9:48 pm

    i say a vry big 10x 2 all nigerian students


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