Tag: strike

Ayọ̀délé ÌbíyẹmíNovember 7, 2020

It appears difficult but this perennial ASUU ‘strike festival’ can be stopped

In what has now become almost an annual ritual, the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) embarked on an industrial ...

Oludolapo AdelanaDecember 20, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 20th of December

Follow the links to read the stories and analyses on YNaija: Genevieve Nnaji has allegedly accused FilmOne Distribution for refusing ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 22, 2018

The YNaija Cover – the 22nd of October

Follow the links to read up the stories on YNaija: Just In: Court refuses Fayose bail, insists he stays in ...

tosin adesinaMay 14, 2018

How will President Buhari care about the JOHESU strike when his doctors are British?

The ongoing workers strike which has paralyzed the nation’s health sector has remained unresolved despite several attempts by stakeholders to ...

tosin adesinaFebruary 15, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] Will the government ever solve the problems of striking university staff?

It must be really exhausting living as a student in a public university in Nigeria. It isn’t bad enough that ...

Omoleye OmoruyiFebruary 11, 2018

The Late 5: Health workers threaten to go on strike, ICC concludes investigation into Shiites massacre and other stories

These are the stories that drove conversation today. Members of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) and Assembly of Healthcare Professional ...

tosin adesinaJanuary 11, 2018

[The Injustice Blog] How do we manage an epidemic with persistent strikes from doctors?

Strikes have become the only tool by which pressure groups representing professional disciplines in Nigeria can gain the attention of ...

AzeezDecember 31, 2017

Osun workers suspend strike after 3 days

The joint labour unions in Osun on Saturday called off their three-day-old strike embarked upon on Wednesday. Background: The workers ...

AzeezDecember 18, 2017

Reconsider planned nationwide strike | FG urges PENGASSAN

The Federal Government has appealed to the Petroleum and Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) to halt its planned nationwide ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 14, 2017

SSANU, NAAT, NASU ask FG for N30bn or they won’t resume

Striking non-teaching staff in universities have urged the Federal Government to release N30 billion to the three unions as a ...

AzeezDecember 8, 2017

PENGASSAN threatens strike as fuel scarcity continues

The Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN) has issued a 7-day ultimatum to the Federal Government ...

Omoleye OmoruyiDecember 2, 2017

NAAT, NASU, SSANU to resume ‘total and indefinite’ strike on Monday

The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities (NASU) and the National Association of ...

AzeezNovember 29, 2017

ASUP suspends nationwide strike after 15 days

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has suspended its nationwide strike, which it commenced on November 13. National President ...

AzeezNovember 12, 2017

ASUP to begin indefinite strike on Monday

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has said it would commence an indefinite strike starting from Monday, November 13. ASUP announced ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 11, 2017

Kogi workers suspend strike as govt agree to pay one month out of 22 months arrears

The organised Labour in Kogi has suspended its seven week-old strike following government’s promise to pay workers one month salary ...

Omoleye OmoruyiNovember 10, 2017

Lecturers in Colleges of Education threaten “system shut down”

The members of Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union (COEASU) – lecturers in Colleges of Education – on Friday, accused the ...

EditorOctober 20, 2017

[The Injustice Blog] This strike by NEMA is all shades of insult on Nigeria’s image

You might have heard and you might not have heard, but the latest news in Nigeria is that employees of ...

AzeezOctober 16, 2017

Kogi workers on strike are political civil servants – Yahaya Bello

Kogi State governor, Yahaya Bello has said only blind people will not see what he is doing in his state. ...

AzeezOctober 1, 2017

Health workers suspend nationwide strike

The Joint Health Sector Unions and Assembly of Healthcare Professionals (JOHESU) has suspended its nationwide strike. This was after a meeting ...

EditorSeptember 30, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 30th of September

Follow these links to read our cover stories and analyses on YNaija: Has Evans the kidnap kingpin truly repented? “Nnamdi ...

AzeezSeptember 27, 2017

Why FG shouldn’t be blamed for health workers’ strike – Ngige

Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige has said the ongoing strike by the National Association of Joint Health Sector Unions ...

AzeezSeptember 21, 2017

FG reaches agreement with SSANU, NASU to suspend strike

The Federal Government has reached an agreement with Non-Academic university unions to suspend their ongoing strike. This was disclosed by SSANU ...

Samuel OkikeSeptember 20, 2017

Announcing resumption is to turn the students and public against us – ASUU LAUTECH

The Western Regional Zonal coordinator, of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Dr. Ade Adejumo said in a chat ...

RoqeebahSeptember 19, 2017

10 students say how they really feel about ASUU calling off the strike

ASUU has just called off a month-long strike (well, 36 days but you get the idea). Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, the ...

AzeezSeptember 18, 2017

UPDATE: After 36 days, ASUU calls off strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has announced suspension of its strike action. The ASUU President, Prof Biodun Ogunyemi, announced ...

EditorSeptember 16, 2017

The YNaija Cover this morning – the 16th of September

Follow the stories and analyses on YNaija: NLC, TUC urge Nigerians to disregard strike threat by ULC D’Tigers advance to ...

AzeezSeptember 14, 2017

Just In: Resident doctors suspend strike

The National Association of Resident Doctors, NARD, has suspended its strike, Premium Times reports. The suspension was announced in the ...

AzeezSeptember 14, 2017

Labour threatens to begin indefinite strike on Friday

The United Labour Congress on Wednesday threatened that workers in the country would embark on an indefinite strike if the ...

AzeezSeptember 12, 2017

Strike: We will decide when to meet FG – NASU, SSANU

The non-teaching staff of Nigerian universities on Monday said they woukd decide when to meet the Federal Government over the ongoing ...

AzeezSeptember 9, 2017

Accept FG’s offer and call off the strike | NANS begs ASUU

The National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS) has appealed to the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to accept the ...

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