Rapper Blaqbonez Apologizes For releasing New Song Amidst ASUU Strike

Nigerian rapper Blaqbonez has tendered an apology to his fans for dropping his new song ‘Back in Uni’ before the suspension of the ASUU strike. According to some students on the bird app, the artist was the reason why the ASUU strike was called off. Blaqbonez released his new single ‘Back in Uni’ last week … Read more

ASUU Suspends 8-Months Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has called off its industrial strike action after 8-months of inactivity. News of the suspended strike hit the media early Friday morning after the National Executive Council meeting which was held on Thursday at the ASUU secretariat in Abuja. Although an official statement has not been released by … Read more

Uche Maduagwu Rocks Bra, Stages Lone Protest Against ASUU Strike

Nigerian Actor Uche Maduagwu has stirred reactions from the online community after he took to the streets of Lagos rocking a bra to protest against the ongoing ASUU strike. The actor was seen carrying a placard as he screamed at the top of his voice for the ASUU strike to end. The Academic Staff Union … Read more

ASUU To Meet With Federal Government Regarding Ongoing Strike

ASUU To Meet With Federal Government Regarding Ongoing Strike

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 … Read more

ASUU STRIKE: UNIBEN Students Stage Protest Over Indefinite Strike

The Students of the prestigious University of Benin in Edo State have taken to the Lagos-Benin Expressway since May 4th to protest against the continued ASUU strike. According to the protesters, the students are tired of staying at home due to the strike while their mates in many state and private-owned universities are proceeding smoothly … Read more

ASUU Strike: “We Cannot Borrow Money To Pay ASUU” – FG

Regarding the ongoing strike action imposed by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), the Minister of Education, Emeka Nwajiuba, stated that the government cannot borrow money to pay the union. This was recorded in a statement that the Minister gave on May 3rd in Abuja. Emeka Nwajiuba argues that ASUU members are working for … Read more