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BREAKING: Take into story College students, Call Off Strike, Buhari Begs Putting University Lecturers, ASUU

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President Muhamadu Buhari has appealed to the Tutorial Workers Union of Universities (ASUU), to bear in solutions the predicament of the students and contact off its ongoing strike.

ASUU is the umbrella body of public university lecturers in Nigeria.


The President spoke on the 19th National Productivity Day Event and Conferment of National Productivity Describe of Advantage Award, held on the Exclaim Rental Conference Middle, Abuja.

The president recalled his February 1 directive to his Chief of Workers, Ibrahim Gambari, and ministers of education, and labour and employment, Adamu Adamu and Chris Ngige respectively, to “take care of the concerns of striking aggrieved workers’ unions”.

He additionally appealed to students to wait and see.

ASUU had on February 14 declared a one-month warning strike to direct the non-implementation of its requires by the federal authorities.

 

However on March 14, the union prolonged the industrial action by eight weeks, citing the authorities’s failure to totally take care of its requires.

 

The union additionally prolonged the strike by one more 12 weeks on Monday.

 

The union had in an announcement on Monday, said since the President’s directive used to be issued, no assembly had been held by the concerned officials to solve the conflicts.

 

It additionally said the failure of the authorities to demonstrate bother about its requires forced it to delay the three-month-old strike by one more three months.

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