The union also noted the efforts of the governor in handling the myriads of problems confronting the two colleges of education in Oyo State: Emmanuel Alayande College of Education, Oyo and College of Education, Lanlate.
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Nuhu Ogirima, COEASU National President, who issued the threat in a statement on Wednesday in Abuja, gave the Federal Government a 21-day ultimatum to address their grievances
The Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union is set to suspend its three months old strike, the National President, Nuhu Ogirima, has said.
In addition, the Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union and the “Say No Campaign” vehemently kicked against the proposal to make private institutions and Teaching Hospitals to be beneficiaries of TETFund.
The governor made the announcement in a broadcast on Wednesday
This was contained in a communiqué signed by Dr. Olatunde Ogundiran, the Caretaker Chairman of the Colleges of Education Academic Staff Union, on Monday
COEASU had on Monday said it was set to call off the strike but would wait until Thursday when it has met Shekarau to extract further promises from the Minister before formally announcing the suspension of the strike action
Other areas of dissatisfaction by the union include poor state of infrastructure in the colleges, poor funding and the non-implementation of the 2010 Federal Government-COEASU agreement
The National Assembly Joint Committee on Education had called the aggrieved unions in the nation’s higher institutions for a dialogue on the way forward in their ongoing industrial action