ASUU embarks on two weeks warning strike
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has on Monday embarked on a two-week warning strike, starting from Monday.
The union will use the medium to protest the non-payment of salaries of lecturers not enrolled in the Federal Government’s Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System (IPPIS).
This was made known by ASUU National President, Professor Biodun Ogunyemi at end of the National Executive Council meeting (NEC) held at the Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT).
NEC resolved to embark on two weeks warning strike action with effect from Monday 9th March 2020, to compel the Government to implement the agreement and resolution,” Ogunyemi said.
He further said that the strike action was to compel the government to implement the agreement and resolution of Memorandum of Action it had with the union from 2009, 2013, 2017 and 2019.