ASUU SANCTIONS 240 UNILAG LECTURERS WHO REGISTERED FOR IPPIS

Sodiq Oyeleke No fewer than 240 lecturers, including professors, at the University of Lagos, enrolled on the Integrated Personnel Payment Information System against the directive by the Academic Staff Union…

NAAT WARNS FG AGAINST ACCEPTING UTAS AS PAYMENT PLATFORM FOR UNIVERSITIES

The National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT) has warned the federal government against accepting a salary payment platform designed by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) called University Transparency…

FG FINALLY CONCEDES, EXEMPT ASUU FROM IPPIS

Labour Minister, Dr. Chris Ngige ‌ Adelani Adepegba, Abuja After weeks of negotiations and foot-dragging, the Federal Government on Friday accepted the demand by the Academic Staff Union of Universities…

NGIGE MUTES OTHER OPTIONS IF ASUU REFUSES TO CALL OFF STRIKE

Chris Ngige ‌ Tunde Ajaja The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, has expressed optimism that the prolonged strike action embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of…

ASUU DIVIDED OVER CONTINUATION OF STRIKE

Members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have pleaded with the federal government to have mercy on their children and those of ordinary Nigerians bearing the brunt of…

FG THREATENS 720 STAFF OVER IPPIS INFORMATION

Peter Uzoho The federal government has threatened to stop the salaries of 720 civil servants with alleged “insufficient records” on the government’s centralised payroll system, the Integrated Personnel and Payroll…

DISAGREEMENT OVER ASUU’S UTAS AND FG’S IPPIS STALLS RESOLUTION OF UNIVERSITY LECTURERS’ STRIKE

Adelani Adepegba, Abuja For the second time in one week, the meeting between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities deadlocked on Wednesday  as they failed to…

WE WILL END STRIKE ACTION SOON, SAYS ASUU

We are ready to resume, says ASUU The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), on Thursday, gave an indication that the union will suspend its prolonged strike very soon, as…

ASUU STRIKE: FG AGREES TO PAY OUTSTANDING 30BIL ALLOWANCES OWED LECTURERS

‌ Adelani Adepegba,Abuja The Federal Government has agreed to release N30 billion earned academic allowance to the university lecturers. The money will be paid in tranches between May 2021 and…

ASUU: WE WILL SOON EXPOSE THOSE RIPPING OFF NIGERIANS THROUGH IPPIS

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has said it will soon expose those feeding fat on the adoption of the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System, IPPIS, by the…

VCs CONNIVING WITH IPPIS STAFF TO RAISE NEW APPOINTMENTS AND PROMOTIONS IN SOME UNIVERSITIES, ASUU RAISES ALARM

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Calabar Zone, on Monday raised the alarm that some Vice-Chancellors in Nigeria Universities are manipulating the processes of appointments and promotions in the system.…

FG: WE HAVE SAVED ANOTHER 361 BILLION NAIRA THROUGH IPPIS DESPITE SABOTAGE AND OPPOSITION

The Office of the Accountant-General of the Federation on Sunday said the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System had saved over N361bn for the Federal Government despite opposition and sabotage…

TENSION IN ARMED FORCES, OTHERS OVER NON-PAYMENT OF SALARIES

Soldiers By Kingsley Omonobi, Abuja. There is  tension  in the Armed Forces of Nigeria as well as other uniformed personnel of security agencies over the non-payment of their April 2020…

IPPIS: BUHARI ORDERS PAYMENT OF WITHHELD LECTURERS SALARIES

The President, Major General Muhammadu Buhari (retd.), has approved the payment of the February and March 2020 withheld salaries of lecturers in federal universities, who had not registered in the…

ASUU EMBARKS ON INDEFINITE AND TOTAL STRIKE

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, on Monday, March 23rd, 2020 declared an indefinite strike over the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System and the non-implementation of the 2009 agreement.…

ASUU, FG TALKS END IN DEADLOCK AS WARNING STRIKE CONTINUES

The two weeks warning strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities will still continue despite government’s new proposals to the lecturers. ASUU began the strike on March…

SSANU JOINS ASUU TO REJECT IPPIS OVER IRREGULARITIES

The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) has withdrawn its support for the implementation of the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS), a government payment platform, for its…

FG PROPOSES MERGER OF ASUU, IPPIS PAYMENT PLATFORM

Olaleye Aluko, Abuja The Thursday’s meeting between the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige and the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities in Abuja was adjourned,…

ASUU SET FOR ANOTHER STRIKE, SET TO BATTLE FG OVER IPPIS

The Academic Staff Union of Universities will this week decide whether or not to call upon its members to proceed on a nationwide strike following the decision of the Federal…

LECTURERS WHOSE NAMES ARE NOT ON IPPIS WILL NOT COLLECT FEBRUARY SALARY SAYS FINANCE MINISTER

By Kolade Adeyemi, Kano   The Federal Government has declared lecturers yet to be captured in the newly introduced Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System(IPPIS) won’t be paid February salary.…