NASU, SSANU, NAAT End Meeting With Govt, to Suspend Strike

NASU, SSANU, NAAT End Meeting With Govt, to Suspend Strike
 

Activities may soon resume in Nigerian universities as striking non-teaching staff have accepted government’s offer on their grievances. The unions, however, asked to be allowed till Tuesday  to  consult their members nationwide and take a decision  on ending the strike. Samson Ugwoke, the Na...

Posted on Sep 21, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 21, 2017

NASU, SSANU, NAAT End Successful Meeting With Govt, to Suspend Strike

NASU, SSANU, NAAT End Successful Meeting With Govt, to Suspend Strike
 

Activities may soon resume in Nigerian universities as striking non-teaching staff have accepted government’s offer on their grievances. The unions, however, asked to be allowed till Tuesday  to  consult their members nationwide and take a decision  on ending the strike. Samson Ugwoke, the Na...

Posted on Sep 21, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 21, 2017

FG, ASUU Officials Meeting Meeting to End Strike

FG, ASUU Officials Meeting Meeting to End Strike
 

The Federal Government and the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities are holding a crucial meeting that may see the union calling off their five weeks old strike. The meeting, according to the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige was a continuation of the meeting h...

Posted on Sep 18, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 18, 2017

NLC, TUC to Workers: Ignore Strike Call by ULC

NLC, TUC to Workers: Ignore Strike Call by ULC
 

The Organised Labour made up of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) and Trade Union Congress (TUC) yesterday, accused the yet to be registered United Labour Congress (UCL) led by Joe Ajaero of blackmailing the Federal Government into setting aside legal requirements to register them, and declare that ...

Posted on Sep 16, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 16, 2017

Strike: FG, Labour Accuse ULC of Blackmail

Strike: FG, Labour Accuse ULC of Blackmail
 

By Bimbola Oyesola and Magnus Eze, Abuja   The Federal Government has warned the United Labour Congress (ULC) against embarking on its proposed strike today, as it is not yet a Government recognised Federation of Trade Unions, even as the organised labour described the new body as a bunch of blackm...

Posted on Sep 16, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 16, 2017

BREAKING: Doctors Suspend Strike

BREAKING: Doctors Suspend Strike
 

Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD)  has announced the suspension of its two weeks strike for two weeks. The two weeks interregnum is to enable the doctors discuss further with the federal government and find a final solutions to the disagreement However,  the position as announced by ...

Posted on Sep 14, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 14, 2017

Resident Doctors Suspend Strike

Resident Doctors Suspend Strike
 

The National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, has suspended its strike. The suspension was announced in the early hours of Thursday after a meeting of the executives the association. PREMIUM TIMES reported how the doctors failed to reach a decision in an earlier meeting. The strike by the doct...

Posted on Sep 14, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 14, 2017

Resident Doctors Continue With Strike Despite 13-hour Meeting With FG

Resident Doctors Continue With Strike Despite 13-hour Meeting With FG
 

SAN FRANCISCO, September 07 (THEWILL) – The National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, on Thursday refused to call off the industrial action it embarked upon despite holding a marathon meeting with representatives of the Federal Government at the Federal Secretariat in Abuja. The 13-hour meet...

Posted on Sep 7, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 7, 2017

ASUU Strike: Osinbajo Disowns Ngige Over Negotiation Team

ASUU Strike: Osinbajo Disowns Ngige Over Negotiation Team
 

From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja   The ray of hope which emerged Wednesday for embattled students of public-owned universities with the announcement, that the Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, had taken over the headship of the Federal Government team that will negotiate with the striking Academic S...

Posted on Sep 2, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 2, 2017

Resident Doctors Begin Nationwide Strike Monday

Resident Doctors Begin Nationwide Strike Monday
 

By Adebayo Waheed, Ibadan The National Association of Resident Doctors (NARDs) has threatened to embark on an indefinite nationwide strike, beginning from Monday, to protest non-payment of their salaries. The president of NARDs, Dr Olusegun Olaopa of University College Hospital (UCH) Ibadan, who dis...

Posted on Sep 2, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 2, 2017

ASUU Strike: Hope Dashed as Osinbajo Denies Heading Negotiation

ASUU Strike: Hope Dashed as Osinbajo Denies Heading Negotiation
 

  From Juliana Taiwo-Obalonye, Abuja The ray of hope that emerged Wednesday for embatttled students of public universities with the announcement, that Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, heads the dialogue of the federal government with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has been denied by ...

Posted on Sep 1, 2017 - Last updated on Sep 1, 2017

Strike: ASUU Decides on Resumption Today

Strike: ASUU Decides on Resumption Today
 

By Gabriel Dike   A crucial National Executive Council (NEC) meeting of  the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) is going on to decide on offers made by the Federal Government team last week to persuade its striking members to return to work. Ahead of the NEC meeting, various  zones of AS...

Posted on Aug 26, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 26, 2017

UNN, UniAbuja Join ASUU Strike

UNN, UniAbuja Join ASUU Strike
 

The academic staff of the University of Nigeria Nsukka, UNN, have joined the on-going nationwide strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, on Monday. Ifeanyichukwu Abada, the Chairman of ASUU-UNN, made this disclosure at a news briefing on Wednesday in Nsukka, shortly a...

Posted on Aug 17, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 17, 2017

Strike: FG, ASUU Meet Today For Resolution

Strike: FG, ASUU Meet Today For Resolution
 

By Henry Tyohemba, The leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige will meet today to deliberate on ways of ending the strike embarked upon by the university teachers. According to a statement by the deputy director of Pre...

Posted on Aug 17, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 17, 2017

Consider Students Plight, Suspend Strike, FG Tells ASUU

Consider Students Plight, Suspend Strike, FG Tells ASUU
 

Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige By Ese Awhotu As the indefinite nationwide strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, enters the third day, the Federal Government has appealed to the Union to suspend its strike in the interest of the nation. The Minister of Labour ...

Posted on Aug 16, 2017 - Last updated on Aug 16, 2017

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