The lingering strike embarked upon by the Educational Workers Union of Universities (ASUU) is just not ending anytime quickly based mostly on the result of the newest assembly between the union and the federal authorities.
That is as ASUU president, Professor Emmanuel Osodeke slammed the federal government, saying it introduced nothing to the negotiation desk for the assembly and has not proven any dedication.
SapaTV reviews Osodeke made the submission on Wednesday throughout a Twitter Area organised by Premium Occasions through which he spoke on the result of Tuesday’s assembly with the federal government which resulted in a impasse.
Giving particulars, the ASUU president stated the present state of affairs is worse than it was to start with. He added that the federal government is claiming it has no funds.
In accordance with Osodeke, such claims are merely unbelievable, stressing that the one factor the current administration is targeted on is the way to win the 2023 elections.
In his phrases, The state of affairs now could be that its even worse than once we began. The federal government has not proven any accountability on the way to fund our college system and schooling basically.
They solely declare they dont have funds, nobody can consider that. There aren’t any funds and one man can steal N109 billion and the federal government is attempting to barter with him? The federal government has not proven any dedication.
We met with them yesterday and so they got here with nothing. It is vitally unhappy that each one Nigerian universities are closed and all the federal government is inquisitive about, is the way to win elections and Nigerian persons are watching.
It will likely be recalled thatASUU has been on strike since February 14 2022 and has vowed to not return to lessons till the federal government meets its calls for.
ASUU Blackmailing Government – FG
An aide to President Muhammadu Buhari, Lauretta Onochie has accused the Educational Workers Union of Universities (ASUU) of blackmailing governments in Nigeria.
The Particular Assistant to the President on Social Media made the accusation in a tweet by way of her Twitter deal with on Tuesday.
Onochie known as on the Nationwide Meeting to enact legal guidelines that might mandate the management of the union to pay the salaries of placing members.
The presidential aide stated it’s unfair for ASUU executives to reside off the unions dues alone and different members undergo the consequence of the strike.
She wrote: ASUU has blackmailed each authorities in Nigeria. The Nationwide Meeting ought to enact a regulation that mandates ASUU to pay the salaries of placing members.
The present state of affairs the place ASUU executives alone, reside off union dues leaving members excessive and dry, is unfair to their members.