FG and ASUU reach agreement to end strike
The federal government of Nigeria and the academic staff Union of universities has reached an agreement to end the ongoing nationwide strike by the Union. The agreement to end the nationwide strike which has lasted for three months was signed on Tuesday in abuja by the two waring bodies.
The strike which the lecturers commenced last year as a result of the agreement reached with the federal government of Nigeria since 2009 which has not being implemented. The two bodies have met up to nine times since the strike started but still couldn't reach an agreement. According to the report, this is the tenth time they are having a meeting and we believe they have finally settled. Though as at the time of this report, the strike has not yet been called off by the Union.
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Mr President has directed me to pass the night here until all issues that have kept our children away from school are resolved and the strike called off.The president has also directed me to impress upon you, the imperative of little sacrifice from all sides, knowing fully well that the revenue of the Federation has dwindled from what it was before the present administration assumed office, Ngige said.He said Buhari was concerned by the prevailing crisis in...
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