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Breaking - ASUU calls off three months strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has finally called off their three months strike, academic activities resumes tomorrow at universities nationwide.

Channels TV reports that, ASUU’s National President, Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, announced the call off today, Thursday during a press briefing at the Nigeria Labour Congress complex in Abuja. The lecturers took the decision after meeting with representatives of the Federal Government led by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige. The call-off came hours after the meeting started.

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Breaking - ASUU calls off three months strike

The meeting with FG had in attendance leaders of the union, government representatives such as the permanent secretaries at the ministries of Education, as well as ministries of Labour and Employment, and some directors from the said ministries.

Also a confirmation tweet came from the twitter handle which is believed to belong to the union. The tweet reads,

The union also warned via the same twitter handle that ASUU can swing into another strike “if government reneges on our memorandum of agreement”.

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