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BREAKING: ASUU Extends Ongoing Strike

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BREAKING: ASUU extends strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has on Monday announced the extension  of  its ongoing strike for another 12 weeks.

This was disclosed in a statement signed by ASUU president, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke.

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Osodeke said this was to give the government enough time to satisfactorily resolve all the outstanding issues.

The roll-over strike takes effect from 12:01 a.m. on May 8, 2021.

The decision was taken after the ASUU National Executive Council meeting which started on Sunday night at the Comrade Festus Iyayi National Secretariat, University of Abuja.

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At the meeting, ASUU accused the Federal Government of being unserious.

ASUU is demanding the release of revitalization funds for universities, renegotiation and implementation of the 2009 FGN/ASUU agreement.

 




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