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ABU’s Senior Staff Union Pulls Out Of National Strike

FILE PHOTO: Students leaving school premises after a crisis. The Ahmadu Bello University (ABU) chapter of Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities Union (SSANU) has pulled out of a four-month national strike.  The decision to suspend the strike was taken

Oyo Tertiary Institutions Suspend Three-Month Old Strike

File photo: Abiola Ajimobi The six state-owned tertiary institutions in Oyo State has suspended the three-month-old strike embarked upon by five unions in the institutions. The suspension was announced by the unions at their various congresses held across the institutions

Oyo Workers Commence Three-Day Warning Strike

File photo: Abiola Ajimobi The three Labour centres in Oyo state which includes the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), the Trade Union Congress (TUC) and the Joint Negotiating Council (JNC) have directed workers in the state to stay off their duty

Kaduna Teachers Call Off Indefinite Strike

A file photo of teachers during a rally   The Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) in Kaduna State of has called off its indefinite strike. NUT Chairman in the state, Mr Titus Amba, announced this on Thursday in Kaduna State,

Kaduna Teachers Begin Indefinite Strike

A file photo of teachers during a protest   Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUJ) in Kaduna State on Monday commenced an indefinite strike to protest against the sacking of over 21,000 teachers by the state government. The union directed all

MAPOLY lecturers suspend strike

Samuel Awoyinfa, Abeokuta The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta chapter, says it has suspended its over three months’ strike. The lecturers, however, kept mum on whether they would conduct the suspended second semester examination, which was

BREAKING: Osun Workers Suspend Strike

File Photo Workers in Osun state under the aegis of the Joint Negotiation Council have suspended the industrial action which they embarked upon last Wednesday. The suspension came after the labour unions and the state government entered into a Memorandum

Osun Workers Commence Indefinite Strike Over Unpaid Salaries

As Nigerian workers resume from the Christmas holiday this morning, civil servants in Osun have been barred from gaining entry into the Abere secretariat by the leadership of the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC). The NLC on Wednesday morning at about

Osun Workers Declare Indefinite Strike Over Incomplete Salaries

File photo   Labour unions in Osun State on Friday declared their intention to commence a total strike to press home their demand for payment of their full salaries. The labour leaders have instructed their members to embark on indefinite

Why We Suspended Nationwide Strike – PENGASSAN

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has explained the rationale behind the decision to suspend its nationwide strike. This was contained in a statement issued on Monday by the General Secretary of the union, Mr

BREAKING: PENGASSAN Suspends Nationwide Strike

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has suspended its planned nationwide strike. The decision to suspend the strike which was planned to commence 11:59 pm today (Monday) followed the intervention of the Director of State

Fuel Queues Resume As PENGASSAN Begins Nationwide Strike

Just as Nigerians heaved a sigh of relief after fuel supply was restored last week, fuel queues are back to petrol stations in Nigeria’s commercial capital, Lagos and other parts of the country. This is following the strike action declared

Students Lament Over Incessant NASU, ASUU, SSANU Strike

As the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) continues its one week strike, the West African Student Union (WAFU)  has asked the Federal Government to settle all outstanding agreements with both teaching and non-teaching university lecturers to enable them to

ASUP to begin indefinite strike Monday

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics has vowed to embark on an indefinite strike with effect from Monday. The decision was the outcome of the National Executive Council meeting of ASUP held on Saturday at the Kaduna Polytechnic, Kaduna State,