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…

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…

LABOUR, FG AGREE ON REDUCTION OF ELECTRICITY TARIFF FOR 3 MONTHS

says 6 million free meters will be distributed The Federal Government and the Organized Labour, on the completion of the two weeks suspension of electricity tariff have resolved to provide…

RESIDENTS DOCTORS BEGIN STRIKE NATIONWIDE ON MONDAY

By Samuel Oamen From Monday, September 7, resident doctors across the nation will begin a strike action. The Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), in a statement by its President,…

NUPENG CALLS OFF LAGOS PETROLEUM TANKER DRIVERS’ STRIKE

The National Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers has suspended its strike in Lagos State. This was contained in a “joint communique issued by the Lagos State Government and…

TANKER DELIVERS STRIKE BEGINS IN LAGOS AS OVERNIGHT TALKS FAIL

The Petroleum Tankers Drivers Association has said its planned strike will begin today as planned because the association has not reached any agreement with the Lagos State Government. The National…

ONDO DOCTORS ABANDON CORONAVIRUS PATIENTS, EMBARK ON STRIKE

Medical doctors at the Infectious Disease Hospital, IDH, Akure, Ondo State have stopped attending to patients admitted at the facility. The development followed the increasing figures of confirmed COVID-19 cases…

RESIDENT DOCTORS ISSUE 14-DAY ULTIMATUM TO FG OVER UNIMPLEMENTED AGREEMENTS

Armstrong Bakam, Bauchi The Nigeria Association of Resident Doctors has issued a 14-day ultimatum to the Federal Government to immediately implement all the agreements it had with the Association or…

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…

NGIGE MEETS ELECTRICITY WORKERS TO AVERT STRIKE

The Minister of Labour and employment, Dr Chris Ngige, on Monday met leaders of the National Union of Electricity Employees in Abuja in a conciliation meeting over the 14-day ultimatum…