ASUU Strike Update

We Don’t Have Transport Fares To Go To Work – ASUU

Prof Emmanuel Osodeke, President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has stated that members of the body may struggle to get to their various institutions on Monday since they do not have “money for transportation.” He revealed this on Channels Television’s Sunday Politics on Sunday while discussing the …


Press Release: ASUU Suspends Its Strike Action

The National Executive Council (NEC) of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) held an emergency meeting at the Comrade Festus lyayi National Secretariat, University of Abuja, Abuja, on Thursday, 13th October, 2022. The meeting reviewed developments since the Union declared an indefinite strike action on 29th August, 2022. During …

ASUU Suspends Strike Conditionally

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has conditionally terminated its strike that has been going on for the past eight months. Following a lengthy meeting of the union’s National Executive Committee (NEC) that began on Thursday night and continued into the early hours of Friday morning, the union came …

ASUU to Meet Thursday About Strike Suspension

The  Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU will have an emergency meeting to discuss the suspension of the strike. The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU will have an emergency meeting of its National Executive Council (NEC) in order to discuss recent events, particularly the favourable response from the federal government …

ASUU to call off strike soon – Falana

Femi Falana, a prominent human rights lawyer, has stated that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) will soon end its nearly eight-month strike. Falana, the ASUU’s counsel, said this during the book launch of Lanre Arogundade’s ‘Breaking Coconut With Your Head’ on Monday in Lagos. In response to the …

Appeal Court Orders ASUU to Call-Off Strike

The Abuja Court of Appeal has ordered members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to return to work immediately. The order came after the court denied the union’s request for a stay of execution on a previous National Industrial Court ruling ordering the university lecturers to resume work. The …

ASUU to Sue FG Over CONUA, NAMDA Registration

The Academic Staff Union of Universities is preparing a lawsuit against the Federal Government over the registration of the Congress of Nigerian Universities Academics and the National Association of Medical and Dental Academics. This was said by ASUU’s lawyer, Femi Falana, on Channels Television on Thursday. Chris Ngige, the minister of …

Appeal Court Recommends FG, ASUU to settle Out-of-Court

The Court of Appeal’s Abuja Division yesterday asked the Federal Government and the striking members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, to pursue an out-of-court settlement of their dispute. As a result, the appeal court, in a majority ruling by a three-judge panel, postponed hearing on the Appeal …

Unending Strike: UNILORIN ASUU Chairman Seeks Parents’ Intervention

Prof. Saliu Moyosore Ajao, Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Ilorin Chapter, has once again urged stakeholders, particularly parents, to press the Federal Government to resolve the Union’s ongoing strike, which has resulted in the closure of federal universities in the country since February 14, …

Federal Government Breaks ASUU, Registers Two New Academic Unions

The Nigerian government has granted registration certificates to two more university academic unions. The Nigerian Association of Medical and Dental Academics (NAMDA) and the Congress of Nigerian University Academics are the two organisations (CONUA). On Tuesday, the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, presented certificates of registration to both …