[NEWS] UNILAG ASUU JOINS STRIKE ACTION

 

 

THE ACADEMIC STAFF UNION OF UNIVERSITY (ASUU), UNIVERSITY OF LAGOS CHAPTER, HAS ENSURED TOTAL COMPLIANCE WITH THE STRIKE DIRECTIVE GIVEN BY THE UNION’S NATIONAL EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE (NEC).

THE CHAIRMAN OF THE CHAPTER, DR DELE ASHIRU, MADE THE DISCLOSURE ON TODAY IN LAGOS.

HE SAID THE CHAPTER HELD A CONGRESS ON TUESDAY DURING WHICH MEMBERS RESOLVED TO JOIN IN THE INDUSTRIAL ACTION.

IT CAN BE RECALLED THAT THE ASUU NEC ON SUNDAY DECLARED A NATIONWIDE INDEFINITE STRIKE AT A MEETING AT THE FEDERAL UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY, AKURE.

THE UNION IS PROTESTING AMONG OTHER ISSUES, POOR FUNDING OF PUBLIC UNIVERSITIES AND NON-IMPLEMENTATION OF THE 2009 AGREEMENT IT ENTERED INTO WITH THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.

ACCORDING TO ASHIRU, THE STRIKE DIRECTIVE HAS BEEN CARRIED OUT FULLY IN THE INSTITUTION.

PRESENTENLY, STUDENTS OF THE INSTITUTION ARE ON VACATION AND WERE SLATED TO RESUME STUDIES ON 18 TH NOVEMBER, 2018, FOR THE FIRST SEMESTER OF THE 2018/2019 SESSION