ASUU still declares strike as Nigerian govt orders reopening of varsities
The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU has declared that its ongoing strike will proceed regardless of the reopening of all schools by the Federal Authorities.
The Nationwide President of ASUU, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi disclosed this on Friday.
“We started industrial movement sooner than the outbreak of Coronavirus sickness inside the nation,” Ogunyemi talked about according to Vanguard.
He talked about that all the issues the union raised with the Federal Authorities are however to be addressed.
“The federal authorities is free to open their schools, just like our members are moreover entitled to their dues,” the President talked about.
He went on to elucidate to ASUU members are being owed between three to six months of their salaries.
Ogunyemi described the Buhari administration launched Constructed-in Personnel and Payroll Information System, IPPIS, as a colossal failure, together with that the federal authorities has not taken any step to revitalising the coaching sector inside the nation, amongst totally different factors.
He talked about though the union had been invited to a gathering by the federal authorities, it might wait and see what happens.
The Federal Authorities of Nigeria on Friday ordered the reopening of all schools inside the nation.
That’s after about six months of shutting right down to forestall the unfold of COVID-19.