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Why We Are Against Re-Opening Of Universities Now – ASUU

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ASUU asks the federal government to review the decision, as more COVID-19 cases continue to be reported across the country. SMLINKZ NEWS-TEAM On Tuesday, the Academic Staff Union of Universities insisted Nigerian universities are not ready to re-open in the middle of a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. The National Universities Commission (NUC) had …

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NASU and SSANU To Start 3-day Nationwide Protest On Tuesday

3-day nationwide protest

The non-teaching staff members of universities under the aegis of the Joint Action Committee, have said they will commence a 3-day nationwide protest on Tuesday over inconsistencies in the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System (IPPIS) payment. SMLINKZ NEWS-TEAM Others were the nonpayment of retirement benefits to former members, non-constitution of visitation panels to universities, …

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BREAKING; ASUU Calls Off Strike

Asuu calls off strike

SM Linkz The Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) on Wednesday called off its strike, ending a protracted industrial action that started since March 2020.ASUU National President, Biodun Ogunyemi made the announcement during a briefing of the union in Abuja. Details later… FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK: SMLINKZ fb

ASUU Strike: Again, Nigerian Government, ASUU Cancel Meeting

Asuu strike

Ameeting between the Federal Government and the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities was again cancelled on Monday. This is the second time in a row the meetings were cancelled. However, no reason was given for the cancellation of the parley scheduled to discuss the union’s current strike. According to the Nation, it …

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“Pay Your Rent Or Pack Out”—Nigerian Landlords, Students Clash Over Hostel Rent As ASUU Strike Lingers

Kikelomo had decided to learn some culinary skills pending the time the ongoing strike by university teachers in Nigeria is called off. But she has been unsettled since the landlord of her rented apartment in school called to ask her to pay her rent or move out of the house. Kikelomo Arowosere, a 300-level student …

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Ngige speaks on ASUU strike, says lecturers misrepresenting agreement

Mr Ngige says some of the offers made to ASUU have timelines, same timelines have been complied with . The Minister of Labour and Productivity, Chris Ngige, has just circulated the statement below providing updates on the ongoing strike by ASUU and the steps so far taken by government to resolve the crisis. Mr Ngige accused ASUU …

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U.S. Universities Offer Full Scholarships To 19 Nigerian Students

Nineteen high-achieving, low-income students from southern Nigeria have received full scholarships totaling $2.17 million to attend American universities and colleges for the 2020/2021 academic session, a statement from the US consulate said on Friday. This feat was made possible through the Opportunity Funds Program of the United States Consulate General in Lagos, with support from …

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NANS ELECTION postponed as DSS & STUDENTS exchange bullets(VIDEO)

NANS CONVENTION; Shootout between DSS & NANS Leaders Serious unrest at Old PARADE GROUND ABUJA as officials of DSS and Nigerians Students exchange gun fire According to an eye witness who pleaded anonymous, the turbulent accreditation process resulted to a serious gun fight after four buses of OYO State contingent drove into the premises DSS …

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