Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU)

ASUU strike doing more damage than good to university education- NAS President

Prof. Mosto Onuoha, President, Nigerian Academy of Science, says incessant industrial actions are doing more damage than good to higher…

3 days ago

Petition: Unions pass vote of confidence on VC

The Joint Action Committee and Congress (JAC) of the Federal University, Gusau in Zamfara, has passed a vote of confidence…

6 days ago

UI VC Race: Candidates make pledges to UI community

Candidates vying for the position of  Vice-Chancellor of University of Ibadan (UI) have made presentations and stepped up consultations,  preparatory…

1 week ago

LASU resumes normal activities after unions’ protest over minimum wage implementation

Normal activities resumed at the Lagos State University (LASU),Ojo,  on Wednesday following the suspension of a two-day protest by the…

1 week ago

Pay minimum wage to tertiary institutions workers in Lagos- NLC

Mrs Funmi Sessi, the Chairman, Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), Lagos State chapter, on Monday urged the state government to implement …

2 weeks ago

Protest: Unions shut LASU’s gate over new minimum wage

The in-house unions of the Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo, on Monday locked the institution’s gate, preventing its management, staff…

2 weeks ago

Doctors’ strike: FG approves additional N8.9bn for June COVID-19 hazard allowance

The Federal Government has approved additional N8.9 billion to pay up the large chunk of the June 2020 COVID-19 allowance…

2 weeks ago

UNICAL ASUU protests non-payment of allowances

Members of the University of Calabar Chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) protested non-payment of their allowances…

2 weeks ago

COVID-19: MDCAN backs Federal Gov’t on school reopening

The Medical and Dental Consultants’ Association of Nigeria (MDCAN), University College Hospital, Ibadan, has expressed its support for the Federal…

3 weeks ago

ASUU advises FG over fuel pump price increase

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has advised the Federal Government to review the recent increase in fuel pump…

3 weeks ago

School reopening without adherence to COVID-19 protocols dangerous ——-ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Ibadan Chapter, has warned against the reopening of schools without provisions…

3 weeks ago

ASUU urges NUC to investigate alleged frauds in some universities

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Sokoto Zone, has called on the National Universities Commission (NUC), to investigate alleged…

3 weeks ago

Schools reopening: ASUU tasks FG on COVID-19 safety protocols

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called on the Federal Government to provide necessary facilities to encourage compliance…

4 weeks ago

COVID-19: ASUU faults FG’s plan to reopen universities

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has faulted the plan by the Federal Government to reopen public universities in…

4 weeks ago

ASUU: Vice Chancellors manipulating processes of appointments, promotions

The Calabar Zone of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), has accused Vice Chancellors (VCs) of public Universities of…

4 weeks ago

ASUU tasks FG on 2019 MoA, universities revitalisation fund

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called on the Federal Government to implement the 2019 Memorandum of Action…

4 weeks ago

Unilag ASUU hails election of acting VC

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Lagos (Unilag) Chapter, has described the election an acting vice-chancellor of…

1 month ago

UNILAG VC removal: SSANU calls for re-composition of visitation panel

The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), has called for the re-composition of the Special Visitation Panel to look…

1 month ago

Post-COVID-19: Educationist harps on massive ICT investment to boost education system

An educationist, Mrs Oluwatoyin Yerokun, on Thursday appealed to federal and state governments to invest more in Information Communication Technology…

1 month ago

Unilag Ag. VC, Soyombo seeks support of labour unions

The newly appointed Acting Vice Chancellor, University of Lagos, Prof. Theophilus Soyombo, has called for support from all the labour…

1 month ago

Allegations: CONUA exonerates FUOYE VC

The Congress of University Academics (CONUA), Federal University, Oye-Ekiti (FUOYE) chapter, on Wednesday, said the allegations made against Prof. Kayode…

1 month ago

ASUU urges FG to pay arrears of salaries of members

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called on the Federal Government to pay arrears of withheld salaries of…

1 month ago

UNILAG VC removal: ASUU wants Buhari to constitute visitation panel

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to constitute a special visitation panel to…

1 month ago

Unilag ASUU says no going back in rejection of VC’s removal

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Lagos chapter, says there is no going back in its rejection…

1 month ago

UNnilag VC position not vacant – workers unions

Four labour Unions of the University of Lagos have condemned the purported removal of the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, by…

1 month ago

FUT Minna ASUU holds virtual workshops, seeks more funds for education

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) at the Federal University of Technology (FUT), Minna, has commenced series of workshops…

2 months ago

ASUU decries proliferation of universities in Nigeria

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has accused the Federal and State Governments of proliferation of universities in the…

3 months ago

ASUU constructs twin-lecture hall, donates it to UNIJOS

The University of Jos chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has constructed a 1,000 seater capacity twin…

3 months ago

Coronavirus: Agricultural economist laments astronomical rise in prices of food items

The Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists (NAAE) has expressed concern over astronomical rise in prices of food items across the…

3 months ago

ASUU harps on conducive macroeconomic environment to tackle drug abuse among youths

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has appealed to the Federal Government to provide conductive macroeconomic environment to tackle…

3 months ago

UNN-ASUU warns members to boycott July 6 Deanship election

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), chapter, has warned its member not to participated…

3 months ago

ASUU president urges FG to tackle challenges affecting education, health sectors

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called on the Federal Government to address challenges in the education sector…

3 months ago

Don’t reopen schools now, ASUU President urges govt

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Monday kicked against the reopening of schools by the Federal Government due…

3 months ago

Ondo varsity lecturers mourn eulogise late colleague

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Olusegun Agagu University of Science and Technology, Okitipupa (OAUSTECH) chapter, on Saturday held…

3 months ago

COVID-19: ASUU donates items to Taraba govt

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Taraba State University, Jalingo chapter, has donated items to Taraba government for the…

3 months ago

UNN mourns Nsukka Local Government  Chairman 

Prof. Charles Igwe, the Vice-Chancellor, University of Nigeria Nsukka (UNN), has described the death of Chief Patrick Omeje, the Chairman…

3 months ago

Death penalty, castration not sufficient to end rape — ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says death sentence and castration of rape offenders are not sufficient to end…

3 months ago

Democracy Day: ASUU harps on redistribution of nation’s wealth

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called for equitable redistribution of the nation’s wealth to improve quality of…

4 months ago

ASUU seeks life imprisonment for rapists

Following increased cases of rape in the country, the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Thursday urged the Federal…

4 months ago

COVID-19: ASUU donates protective materials to Kebbi Government

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Kebbi State University of Science and Technology, Aliero (KSUSTA) branch, on Wednesday donated…

4 months ago

ASUU mourns Ondo varsity lecturer who slumped, died

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) of Olusegun Agagu University of Science and Technology (OAUSTECH), Okitipupa,  has announced the…

4 months ago

Return to roundtable or face consequences, FG tells striking ASUU

Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige says there will be consequences if the striking Academic Staff Union of Universities…

4 months ago

ASUU UI produces 3,000 face masks for members, vulnerable groups 

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of  Ibadan (UI) chapter, has produced 3,000 pieces of face masks for…

5 months ago

ASUU rejects submission of BVN as condition for payment of withheld salaries

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) says it has rejected the submission of Bank Verification Number (BVN) as a…

5 months ago

Gombe State University ASUU distributes items to fight coronavirus

The Gombe State University chapter of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Monday distributed hand sanitisers and liquid soap…

5 months ago

Kyari: ASUU commiserates with Buhari

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has described the demise of Malam Abba Kyari, Chief of Staff to President…

5 months ago

Lockdown: Board, ASUU donate food, other items to the needy in Bayelsa

The Nigerian Content Development and Monitoring Board (NCDMB), Seven Up Bottling Company and ASUU, Port Harcourt zone, have donated food…

5 months ago

COVID-19: ASUU presents sensitisation materials to A’Ibom govt.

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Uyo chapter, has presented sensitisation materials to the Akwa Ibom government…

5 months ago