ASUU Begins Two-Week Warning Strike

ASUU Begins Two-Week Warning Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) initiated a two-week warning strike on issues related to the 2009-2019 memorandum of understanding/action with the Federal Government.

According to ASUU, the warning strike that started on Monday is to get FG to implement all outstanding issues.

ASUU President Biodun Ogunyemi, who informed journalists after the meeting of the National Executive Committee in Enugu on Monday, revealed that the issues include: the alleged imposition of the Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System (IPPIS), low funding and proliferation of state universities.

He added that the renegotiation of the 2009 ASUU / FGN agreement, the non-remittance of deductions from members’ salaries by third parties and the failure to pay salaries in February 2020, among others., Also dominated the issues raised at the meeting of NEC.

The ASUU president also called on the federal government to reject security architecture to address the country’s daunting challenges, deteriorating infrastructure and inadequate energy supplies, among other issues.

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