Strike: Education Minister invites ASUU to emergency meeting



By Chimezie Godfrey


Education Minister has invited the Academic Union of Universities (ASUU) to an emergency meeting following the threat to embark on another round of strike.

The emergency meeting to hold tomorrow, the 6th of April 2021 at 11:00am in the Ministry’s Headquarters in .

This was made known statement signed Ministry’s Director of Press and Public Relations, Mr Ben Bem Goong. 

Explaining the for the emergency meeting, the Minister said it intended to nip the strike in the bud.

It will be recalled that ASUU has issued a notice of strike over the union has described as the refusal of Government to implement some of the agreements entered into between the union and the Federal Government.

ASUU had called off a nine- old strike in January this year.