News - SSANU

University Workers Strike Looms Again

11 hours ago /
Nation 

Three non-teaching staff unions of Nigerian universities are threatening to begin strike on Friday, may 25, 2018

Another University Strike Looms

3 days ago /
Nation 

Three Non-Teaching Staff Unions of Nigerian Universities are threatening to resume their suspended strike blaming their proposed line of action on government’s failure to fulfill its part of the implementation of the 2009 agreement.

University Workers Suspend Three Months Strike

2 months ago /
Education 

Three Nigerian University Non-Teaching Staff Unions have suspended their 3months old strike.  

Non-Teaching Staff Of Universities Protest In Abuja

2 months ago /
Nation 

Protesting non-teaching staff of Nigerian universities blocked major streets in the three-arms zone in Abuja to demand for the implementation of some agreements between the Nigerian Government and the non-teaching staff unions.

 

Striking Varsity Workers Unions Accuse FG Of Ignoring Them

3 months ago /
Education 

After more than one month of strike three non-teaching universities are accusing the federal government of remaining deaf and dumb to their plight.

Non-Academic Staff Of Universities Resume Suspended Strike

5 months ago /
Education  Nation 

The Joint Action Committee of NAAT, NASU and SSANU resumed its earlier suspended nationwide strike effective midnight of Sunday the third of December 2017. Addressing a news conference in Abuja, the national president of the joint action committee, Samson Ugwoke, said their renewed action followed government’s non-implementation of the memorandum of...

SSANU, NASU, Others Shut Down OAU In Protest

5 months ago /
Nation 

The workers of Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife, have staged a protest on Tuesday, November 28, over what they call a disparity in earned allowance shutting down the institution in the process. The workers claim that the allowance sent from the Federal Government is not evenly distributed, protesting “injustice in the...

Three Unions Suspend Strike

8 months ago /
Education  Nation 

Three non-teaching staff unions of Nigerian universities have suspended a three-week old strike. The 3 unions are the Senior Staff Union Of Universities, SSANU, the national technologies, NAAT and the national association of educational and associated institutions, NASU. Briefing journalists in Abuja say the suspension is for one month pending Government’s fulfillment...

FG reschedules meeting with non-academic staff unions of universities

8 months ago /
Education 

The Nigerian government has rescheduled a meeting with striking non-teaching staff of universities for Thursday, following the failure of unions to Honour Monday's appointment. The deputy director press in the ministry of Labour Samuel Olowokere said it's the desire of the Minister Of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, to have all...

Three Unions Join The On-going ASUU Strike

8 months ago /
Education 

Three university non-teaching staff unions in Nigeria are set to join the on-going strike by the academic staff union of universities, ASUU. The unions’ basic grouse is government’s inability to implement the 2009 agreement it reached with all the unions in the universities, among others. The unions are the senior staff association...

SSANU Threatens Strike

9 months ago /
Education 

The Senior Staff Association Of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) has threatened to join the Academic Staff Union Of Universities, ASUU to go on strike SSANU President Samson Ugwoke in a telephone interview with ait said the federal government has failed to comply with the judgement of the national industrial court on staff...

Detained UNILAG students arrive court, as group condemns detention

1 year ago /
Nation 

Students of the University of Lagos remanded at the Kirikiri prison on Saturday have arrived the mobile court in Oshodi. The students arrived in a police convoy, Thursday, chanting solidarity songs. The 14 students were taken into custody at Kikiri Prison on Saturday, on the orders of the Special Offenses Mobile Court,...

UNILAG ASUU Embarks On Sensitisation Rally Over Working Conditions

3 years ago /
Education 

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Lagos chapter, has called on the management of the institution to review their current conditions of service or face an indefinite strike. The Chairman of the union, Dr Adelaja Odukoya, gave the warning during a sensitisation rally by members of the association...

 

Education Unions Demand A Stop Of Government Funding To Private Universities

3 years ago /
Education 

A week-long national education summit organized by the four unions in Nigerian public-owned universities has ended in Abuja with a resolution rejecting the use of public funds on private educational institutions in the country. The unions are the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities, (NASU)...

SSANU Urges FG To Honour 2009 Agreement

3 years ago /
Education 

The Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities, SSANU has appealed to the federal government not to create another round of crisis in the university system by its continued delay in the review of the 2009 agreement it signed with the university based on non-teaching staff.    

SSANU Joins ASUU On Indefinite Strike In University Of Abuja

3 years ago /
Education 

Barely one month to the end of the five year tenure of the present Vice Chancellor, Professor Sunday Adelabu, the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU of the University of Abuja began another indefinite strike.    

SSANU ON National Conference

4 years ago /

Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities, SSANU, wants President Goodluck Jonathan to subject the outcome of the National Conference to a referendum rather than sending it to the National Assembly as being suggested by some Nigerians.

SSANU ISSUES STRICT WARNINGS TO THE FG

4 years ago /
Education 

Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities, SSANU has condemned the directive of the federal government to exclude university staff primary schools in the university budget from 2014.