The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has been invited to meet with the Federal Government on Thursday, May 12th, in order to renegotiate the ongoing strike.
This meeting was organized by the Chief of Staff to the President, Prof. Ibrahim Gambari, alongside the Minister for Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige. Other registered Trade Unions in Nigeria will also be present at the meeting.
Recall that ASUU had on Monday 9th of May, embarked on a 12-weeks strike regardless of the protests going on across the country.
In an attempt to resolve the strike situation, a meeting has been scheduled for today May 12th. The meeting will be chaired by Ibrahim Gambari and matters concerning the industrial actions by ASUU and the trade unions will be considered.