Tag: lecturers

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EditorFebruary 18, 2020

Following report exposing corruption TETFUND revokes funding for Nigerian lecturers

Nigerian lecturers are about to learn the hard way that ‘there is rice at home’. Last we wrote about how ...

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AzeezFebruary 26, 2018

The Late 5: Buhari meets freed UNIMAID lecturers, Ortom raises alarm over possible herdsmen attacks, and other top stories

These are the top five Nigerian stories that drove conversation today. The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has asked the Federal ...

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AzeezOctober 11, 2017

Polytechnic lecturers issue 21-day ultimatum to FG, threaten to embark on strike

Polytechnic lecturers have issued a 21-day ultimatum to the Federal Government to address the their grievances. The lecturers threatened to ...

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AzeezAugust 10, 2017

70 lecturers did not resign over Boko Haram attacks – UNIMAID

The Management of the University of Maiduguri, Borno State has denied reports that 70 members of staff resigned due to ...

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AzeezAugust 6, 2017

70 lecturers quit UNIMAID over Boko Haram attacks

About 70 lecturers of the University of Maiduguri (UNIMAID) have resigned  since Boko Haram began terrorising the North-East, Punch reports. ...

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AzeezJune 3, 2017

LAUTECH lecturers begin strike action again

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) of the Ladoke Akintola University (LAUTECH) has embarked on strike – a second ...

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AzeezFebruary 22, 2017

LAUTECH academic staff suspend strike

by Azeez Adeniyi The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) chapter on Tuesday suspended ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaFebruary 21, 2017

UNN lecturers promotion now to be determined by students’ satisfaction

by Dolapo Adelana The University of Nigeria, Nsukka has said the promotion of its lecturers will now depend on the ...

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AzeezFebruary 11, 2017

Ajimobi, Aregbesola urge LAUTECH lecturers to resume academic activities

Governor of Oyo State, Abiola Ajimobi and his Osun counterpart, Rauf Aregbesola have lamented the decision of lecturers of the ...

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AzeezJanuary 28, 2017

LAUTECH lecturers give conditions for resumption

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said lecturers of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso will only resume ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 2, 2016

FG sacks 12 Auchi poly lecturers for demanding sex for grades

The Federal Government has terminated the appointment of twelve lecturers of Such Polytechnic, Edo for requesting for sex for grades ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 27, 2016

Wayward lecturers to spend 5 years in jail

Lecturers who sexually harass students in tertiary institutions will now spend five years in jail. The Senate on Thursday passed ...

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Mazi EmekaJune 15, 2016

Imo pensioners protest salary arrears, block major road (PHOTOS)

Imo state pensioners are presently carrying out a protest action at Douglas-Okigwe road, which leads to the government house. The ...

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Mazi EmekaMay 24, 2016

‘I’ll privatize IMSU and hire new teachers’ – Rochas threatens striking lecturers

The Imo state Governor, Rochas Okorocha, on Monday, threatened to dismiss striking lecturers at the Imo State University (IMSU) and ...

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Janeth JJanuary 10, 2016

Aregbesola, Osun lecturers at war over mass sack

Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, has fired lecturers and other members of staff at the Osun State Colleges of Education in ...

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Janeth JAugust 8, 2015

Osun lecturer ‘faints’ when he discovers N150 was paid as his salary

Osun state governor, Rauf Aregbesola is pulling some stunts on the workers in the state, a move that is becoming ...

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Kolapo OlapojuAugust 7, 2014

#OsunDecides: Students desert Osun State University in fear

by Adedayo Ademuwagun The second semester is ongoing at the Osun State University. However, the main campus in Osogbo is ...

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March 23, 2014

Opinion: OOU ASUU strike – In defence of common sense

by Ogunjimi Taiwo The sad thing is that the same students that are victims of government’s irresponsibility will be the ...

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January 15, 2014

CLICK: Kola Oyeyemi releases motivational book, Pitfalls to Destiny Fulfilment

by Isi Esene Kola Oyeyemi, high flying corporate mandarin and pastor has released another book, Pitfalls to Destiny Fulfilment. Chock ...

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December 9, 2013

ASUU strike update: No resumption without signed agreement – Lecturers

by ‘Jola Sotubo In further defiance of the Federal Government’s order of resumption, the striking university lecturers, under the umbrella ...

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December 9, 2013

How to stop ASUU strike for good – Gov. Aliyu

by ‘Jola Sotubo The governor of Niger, Mu’azu Babangida Aliyu, has blamed the nation’s politicians for the ongoing Academic Staff ...

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December 5, 2013

Report: ASUU chief blames Education Minister for on-going strike

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Dr. Karo Ogbinaka, the Chairman, University of Lagos Chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has ...

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December 5, 2013

Opinion: ASUU strike – Oga Wike, abeg sack ALL the lecturers!

by Steve Nwosu Wike must sack o! Because I am already composing my application letter to take over from the ...

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December 3, 2013

ASUU strike update: Lectures begin at AAUA as students return to school

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Lectures at the Adekunle Ajasin University, Akungba-Akoko, Ondo State were said to have begun yesterday however reports ...

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December 3, 2013

ASUU strike: 4 out of 600 UNIABUJA lecturers resume work, 1 sign resumption register

by Akintomiwa Agbaje Only four lecturers of the 600 academic workers reported for duty at the University of Abuja (UNIABUJA) ...

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November 28, 2013

ASUU strike update: ‘Federal Government directive is an empty threat’ – Lecturers maintain their stance

by Oke Efagene The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), have described the federal government’s threat to sack lecturers if ...

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November 23, 2013

Good news: ASUU set to suspend nationwide strike

Academic activities may pick up next week in the nation’s public universities as the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) ...

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November 21, 2013

Things fall apart: AAUA dumps ASUU strike, orders students to resume on Monday

by Akan Ido Things appear to be falling apart for the ongoing Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) strike as ...

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November 12, 2013

Christmas is almost here! 7 reasons why the ASUU strike can NOT end now

by Tutu Akinlabi So I hear news that the lecturers are ready to meet with the government and call off ...

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October 28, 2013

ASUU Strike: Beg government not lecturers – ASUU tells Nigerians

The president of the lecturers’ union said appeals should rather go to the government. Nasir Fagge, National President, Academic Staff ...

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