Education

ASUU threatens another strike

Estimated Reading Time: 1The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has threatened to begin another strike over what it called the deliberate refusal of the Accountant-General of the Federation, Mr Ahmed Idris, to pay the salaries and remittance of check-off dues of over 1,000 staff for 13 months. Dr Lazarus[Read More…]

In Calabar, students are protesting

Estimated Reading Time: 1Security operatives have fired shots to disperse protesting students of the Calabar campus of the University of Cross River (UNICROSS), in Cross River state. The students Friday, were protesting the killing of their colleague killed by armed phone snatchers and demanding that two of the alleged assailants[Read More…]

Just In: ASUU appoints new President

Estimated Reading Time: 1 The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has elected Prof. Victor Emmanuel Osodeke of the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike in Abia State as its new president. This development follows the termination of its past president, Professor Biodun Ogunyemi’s four-year tenure on Saturday. Osodeke was[Read More…]