Discussion in 'Universities in Nigeria' started by coded-1, Oct 26, 2010.
Yes oh e don happen again univesities don start again
Varsity workers under the aegis of senior staff association (ssanu)
Yesterday they began a one week warning strike.
The strike members in the state universities,especially in the southeast nd southwest
Well there governmentz have refused to implement the agreement signed on development of the university system in 2000
Ssanu\'s president comrade promise adewusi ,said the job boycott would continue if the crires in the univesites are not addressed.
Other unions involved are the non-academic staff union (nasu)
Ant the national association oe academic technologists(nabt) to mobilise them 4 the strike whic the unions vowed would not end except the federal governments implements the agreement
Ssanu has sent letters to it branch chairmen in all the universities,to ensure that all workers comply wÃ¬ the action
The letter written to all branch chiarmen,was titledne week warning strke.
\"The national executive council of our great union at itz emergency meeting held(today 22 october,2010)at the national secretariat Gwagwalada-abuja reviewed and considered the 21-day ultimatum given to state governments owing universities to reach agreements to implements the 2009 agreement reached with a view to repositioning the nigerian university system
Ssanu noted that no concrete steps have been taken to resolve the crises in thd state univesities concerned.
Nd that even when the ultimatum had long expired.
NEC there 4 directs branches all over the nation to proceed on a one-week sympathy strile with effect 4rm moday 25 october 2010
In solidarity with our brances in the affected state universities.we count on your usual support and co-operation
Also adressing reporters in abuja at the weekend comrade adewusi said:
\"we have just completed our emergency nec neeting arising from the 21-day ultimatum which we gave to the federal government due to the anomie that has befallen some of our state universities particularly over the implementation of the 2000 agree ment that were reached as a basis for uplifting the nigerian university system
He also added that agreements has become a benchmark 4 moving our univerity 4rm d state of rust to a state where they will begin to accomplish their objective which is producing viral and viable graduates as well as conducting meaningful research.
This are some of the universities affected below:
+lagos state universities
+Tai solarin univerrity of education
+olaisi onabanjo university+
+ladoke akintola university of technology+
+cross riverstate university of technology+
+rivers state university of education+
+rivers state university of science and technology+
+anambra state university+
+enugu state university+
+evan enwerem university+