The Niger State chapter of the National Association of Nigerian Students has threatened to shut down government activities in the state if the Federal Government does not resolve its issues with the Academic Staff Union of Universities NANS Niger zonal coordinator, Hussaini Ebbo, made this threat on Monday in Minna during the association’s peaceful protest. He said that the protest ...

The Federal Ministry of Education has commenced a move to meet one of the demands of the Academic Staff Union of Universities. The ministry disclosed this in a press statement issued by its Director of Press and Media Relations, Ben Goong, on Thursday. The PUNCH observed that the move by the government to inaugurate a white paper drafting panel came ...

There is tension among students of Nigerian universities over the expected outcome of an ongoing meeting by members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities. The PUNCH had reported that the meeting is expected to make a decision on an impending strike. The PUNCH gathered that members of the National Executive Council of ASUU are currently meeting. The NEC comprises ...

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University, Bauchi branch, has said that the Federal Government was insensitive to the plight of its members. The union accused the government of being “deceitful” on the issue of the Earned Academic Allowances to members. ASUU Chairperson, ATBU branch, Ibrahim Inuwa, stated this while speaking to journalists at a press conference ...