Good day, here are the latest ASUU news headlines updates for today, Thursday, September 22nd, 2022, on BizwatchNigeria.
The National Industrial Court of Nigeria (NICN) has ordered the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to end its current strike action on Wednesday.
University academics have been on strike since February 14 to urge for more university funding and a reassessment of lecturers’ wages, among other things.
Several discussions between ASUU and the federal government have resulted in a stalemate. As a result, the federal government took the union to court.
The National Industrial Court has scheduled a hearing on Monday, September 19 for the Federal Government’s (FG) interlocutory application challenging the ongoing strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
At the resumption of the hearing on Friday, counsel for the Federal Government, James Igwe, asked the court to expedite the hearing due to the urgency of the matter in order for the students to return to school.
The Academic Staff Union of Campuses (ASUU) and the federal government are embroiled in a bitter dispute that has caused several universities to remain closed for more than seven months. The case will move to the Industrial court on Monday.
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Amid the prolonged Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) strike, the Federal Government has encouraged Nigerian students to apply for the Chevening scholarships, an initiative of the United Kingdom (UK) government…