This is to inform the general public that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has on 12th November concluded that they would embark on one warning strike which would begin Wednesday 16th November, 2016 and and will end Tuesday 16th November, 2016.
Biodun Ogunyemi, President of the Union, has disclosed that the strike is to compel the government to address the following:
Funding for Revitalisation of Public Universities based on the FGN- ASUU MoU of November, 2013Non – release of subvention to State Universities by their VisitorsRegistration of NUPEMCOPayment of Earned Academic Allowances (EAA).Shortfall in salaries leading to payment of fractions of Staff SalariesNon – payment of salaries of staff in the Staff Primary SchoolsExemption of Universities from the Treasury Single Account (TSA) PolicyRenegotiation of the 2009 Agreement
According to him, the strike is total and comprehensive.
“The strike is total and comprehensive i.e No teaching. No examination, and No attendance at statutory meetings of any kind (Senate, Council, College/Faculty / Departmental Boards etc)”