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Lawyers for the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) on Thursday could not resolve the eight months old strike, despite the out-of-court settlement as advised by the Appellate Court. The lawyers – James Igwe (SAN) and Femi Falana (SAN) told the Court of Appeal that despite the admonition,they could resolve the […]

The Court of Appeal in Abuja has asked the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the Federal Government to opt for an out-of-court settlement in handling the impasse between both parties. The court took the decision today while hearing the appeal by ASUU over the 21st of September’s judgement of the National Industrial Court, […]

The president of the Kwara state chapter of National Association of Proprietors of private schools NAPPS, Doctor Temitope Afolabi today congratulated and saluted the courage of teachers in their quest and resolution to remain undeterred even in the face of the crisis facing the nation. This is coming as Kwara teachers joined the whole world in […]

The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) says work is in progress towards the implementation of the new salary scale for teachers. The Union’s Secretary-General, Dr Mike Ike-Ene, made this known in Abuja while speaking to Journalists on the occasion of 2022 World Teachers’ Day. Ike-Ene also disclosed that the new teachers’ retirement age from 60-65years […]

A parent, Engineer lateef Orisunmibare  says there  is the need to make parents realize that their roles in child upbringing is as important as that of schools. Orisunmibare who stated this while speaking with Royal FM correspondent  Abdulmalik Jimoh  in Ilorin emphasized on the teaching of moral values even as he  warned parents not to be oblivious of […]

The Kwara State Government and Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) Kwara State Wing are set to hold this year’s edition of the World Teachers Day and Award Ceremony under the theme: Transformation of Education Begins with Teachers. In a statement by the State Secretary of the Union,  Comrade Moni Mike Modesty and copies made available […]

Following the ongoing industrial action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, A final year student of Forestry at Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Abia state, Oluomachi Nwoye has given birth to a set of five babies at the Federal Medical Centre Umuahia. According to the Oluomachi’s mother, Priscilla Nwojo, the quintuplets comprising two boys and three […]

The National Association of Nigerian Students South-West Zone, has accused President Mohammed Buhari of burying public education in the country, saying that it is ready to conduct its funeral. This was disclosed in a statement signed by NANS Coordinator and Spokesperson, Adegboye Olatunji and Awoyinfa Opeoluwa, respectively, on Monday. The Statement further stated that the […]

Professor  Moyosore Ajao, the Chairman, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Ilorin (Unilorin) Chapter, has called on stakeholders, particularly parents, to prevail on the Federal Government to resolve the ongoing strike by the union. Making the appeal while speaking with newsmen in Ilorin on Monday, Ajao observed that the strike had led to […]

Activist-lawyer Ebun-Olu Adegboruwa has faulted claims by Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) lied that it had appealed a National Industrial Court ruling directing it to call off its strike. Adegboruwa reasoned that the Minister may not be aware of the court’s definition of “appeal”.The nationwide […]

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