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EDUCATIONASUU STRIKE: BUHARI GOVT AGREES TO RELEASE N30 BILLION TO LECTURERS

The Federal Government has agreed to release N30 billion earned academic allowance to the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU. The Government will pay the money in tranches between May 2021 and January 2022. As part of the concession to end the seven-month strike, the government also pledge...

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EDUCATIONWE REGRET REGISTERING FOR IPPIS – ASUP LECTURERS

The President of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Anderson Ezeibe, has said that polytechnic lecturers regret enrolling on the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS). According to Ezeibe, this is because IPPIS had been characterised with omission of staff member...

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BENUE: BSU GETS NEW VICE CHANCELLOR

Governor Samuel Ortom has announced the appointment of Prof Iorapu Tor Joe as the Vice-Chancellor of the Benue State University, Makurdi. Ortom made the announcement in a statement by the Secretary to the State Government, Anthony Ijohor on Tuesday. The statement reads, ”His Excellency, Governor...

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LAGOS ANNOUNCES RESUMPTION OF ALL SCHOOL CLASSES

The Lagos State Government has approved the resumption of all classes in both public and private schools. The state government says all schools are to resume on Monday, October 19, 2020. The resumption for the 2020/2021 academic session will include pupils in pre-primary – daycare, kindergarten ...

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EDUCATIONASUU INTRODUCES IPPIS ALTERNATIVE TO SENATE, REVEALS ONLY SOLUTION TO STRIKE

Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, the President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, on Monday introduced an alternative to the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System, IPPIS, to the Senate leadership. Prof. Ogunyemi addressed reporters after a three-hour closed-door session between ...

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EDUCATIONLAWAN CALLS FOR END TO ASUU STRIKE

The President of Nigerian Senate, Ahmad Lawan, has appealed to the striking members of Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, to call off the industrial action for the sake of students. Lawan made the call during a meeting in Abuja between the leadership of the ASUU and some Principal Officers...

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ASUU GIVES FG CONDITIONS FOR RESUMPTION OF ACADEMIC ACTIVITIES IN LAUTECH

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso chapter, on Monday gave its conditions for ending the ongoing industrial action at the institution. The Chairman of the union, Dr Biodun Olaniran, told newsmen in Ogbomoso that meeting the conditions would ...

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STRIKE: FG REACHES AGREEMENT WITH ASUU

Punch Logo HOME NEWS SPORTS METRO PLUS POLITICS BUSINESS HEALTHWISE EDITORIAL COLUMNS OPINION EDO POLL SUBSCRIBE Logo Search for: EDUCATION Strike: FG reaches agreement with ASUU Published November 23, 2016 KINDLY SHARE THIS STORY ASUU President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi ...

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SANWO-OLU ANNOUNCES DATE FOR REOPENING OF LAGOS SCHOOLS

The Lagos State government has announced September 14 for the reopening of tertiary institutions in the state, while dates for reopening primary and secondary schools are still under review. Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu stated this during a press briefing on Saturday. Disclosing the newly revised o...