This they said would allow state governments exercise appropriate control over their workers.
The Chairman of ASUU in the university, Associate Prof. Lazarus Maigoro, stated this in a notice of withdrawal issued on Wednesday in Jos.
The executive council of ASUU would however spend a maximum of four years.
The ASUU Chairperson, Dr Peter Adamu gave the directive in a circular to the members of the union, issued in Kaduna on Monday.
The ASUU Chairperson, Dr. Peter Adamu, gave the directive in a circular to members of the union, issued in Kaduna on Monday.
News media organisations that were daring enough reported the public appearances of these patriots that occupied campuses across the country.
Last Friday, the Council announced the immediate closure of the university and proscription of the staff unions over protracted labour disputes.
The university authorities have also instructed the students to vacate the campus without delay.
The union in a release jointly signed by its Chairperson, Dr Biodun Olaniran and Secretary, Dr Toyin Abegunrin, after its congress on Monday, said the state government did not follow due process in its action.
I am sure that statement was made in error. His critics charged that the statement was overbearing and disdainful. We are told everyday that no knowledge is lost.
The chairman, University of Ibadan branch of ASUU, Prof. Ayo Akinwole, in a statement on Sunday asked Nigerians to blame the Federal Government if universities are shut down again.
The vice chancellor, who made the pronouncement in a statement signed by the university’s Public Relations Officer, John Agam, said the Senate of the university had approved the 2019/2020 academic calendar.
The News Agency of Nigeria correspondent, who monitored activities in various locations at the campus on Tuesday, reports that restaurants, salons, printing and photocopy shops were opened for business.
Ibrahim Suberu, the Unilorin branch Chairman of NASU told newsmen at the university that they decided to comprehensively comply with the directives of the national headquarters.
Dr. Lazarus Maigoro, Chairman of the University of Jos Chapter of ASUU, made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Jos.
Prof. Kola Sonaike, the Vice Chancellor, stated this on Monday at a press conference, ahead of the institution’s 11th convocation scheduled for Friday.
Umanah made the call in an open letter on Thursday.
The decision to retain the date was taken after due consultations between the Ministry of Education and critical stakeholders in the education sector.
Head of the Media Unit of the university, Olufadeke Akinleye, said the institution would commence online classes on the announced date due to the second wave of COVID-19.
The Federal Government had through the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 fixed resumption of schools for January 18, 2021.