Category: Education

January 18 University Resumption Uncertain – ASUU
COVID-19, Education

January 18 University Resumption Uncertain – ASUU

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has disclosed that the resumption of universities slated for January 18 may not go as planned due to the second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. According to the union’s national chairman, Prof. Abiodun Ogunyemi, the universities are not equipped to face the second wave of the respiratory disease […]

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Osun Government Declares Friday, 18th December as Christmas break
Education

Osun Government Declares Friday, 18th December as Christmas break

The Osun state government, under the leadership of Governor Gboyega Oyetola, has declared Friday, 18th December as Christmas break. The announcement was made known on Thursday’s evening in a tweet obtained by our currespondent. According to the tweet signed by the Coordinating director of the Ministry of Education, C. K. Olaniyan, all schools, both public […]

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UNIOSUN Takes Over LAUTECH Teaching Hospital as the Hospital Gets New Name
Education

UNIOSUN Takes Over LAUTECH Teaching Hospital as the Hospital Gets New Name

The teaching hospital which is located in Osogbo, the capital city of Osun state has been officially handed over to the Osun State University. The development follows the dissolution of joint ownership of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, (LAUTECH) Ogbomoso, between Osun state and the border state, Oyo. Recall the Nigeria University Commission, NUC, […]

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ASUU Strike: We Are Still Making Consultation – Ogunyemi
Education

ASUU Strike: We Are Still Making Consultation – Ogunyemi

…I cannot say how long the consultation will take… The Chairman of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), yesterday disclosed that the union is still making consultations to determine when to call of the strike. Prof. Ogunyemi disclosed this while responding to questions of when the union will call off the strike from newsmen. […]

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Strike: Division in ASUU as Union Deliberate on FG’s Offer
Education

Strike: Division in ASUU as Union Deliberate on FG’s Offer

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has been divided over the offer presented before the union by the federal government. The Federal Government had last Thursday presented a new offer before the aggrieved union in an effort to end their 8-month strike. Speaking on Monday on the offer, the Minister of Labour and Employment, […]

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I see no reason why ASUU should not accept our offer – Ngige
Education

I see no reason why ASUU should not accept our offer – Ngige

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has expressed confidence that the Academic Staff Union of Universities will accept the new offer tabled before them by the Federal Government and end the eight-month strike which began in March. Urging the university Lecturers to hasten their consultation on Friday, the Minister noted that the latest […]

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