The executive council of ASUU would however spend a maximum of four years.
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The decision to retain the date was taken after due consultations between the Ministry of Education and critical stakeholders in the education sector.
The Federal Government had through the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 fixed resumption of schools for January 18, 2021.
The President of the union, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, made the announcement and issued the warning at a news briefing on Wednesday
The President spoke on the strike on Tuesday when he met with the 36 States Governors at the Presidential Villa in Abuja.
The President of ASUU, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, offered the reasons why the union was yet to direct lecturers to resume in an interview with The PUNCH
Though the Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris, is being ferociously attacked by the leadership of ASUU over his insistence on the full implementation of the IPPIS across the board, the Office of the Accountant General of the Federation, where IPPIS is domiciled, is also responsible for all receipts into and payments from the Federation and Consolidated Accounts.
Sen. Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment, said this while addressing newsmen at the end of a closed door meeting with ASUU leadership on Friday in Abuja.
Ngige, who expressed optimism that the face-off between ASUU and the Federal Government will be resolved by next week when both parties meet again, spoke on a Channels Television programme, Politics Today, on Friday.
Lawan met with a delegation from ASUU, led by its President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, at the National Assembly to discuss the lingering crisis, which has made it impossible for some Universities to reopen after the COVID-19 lockdown.
Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, President, Academic Staff Union of Universities, made the claim in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria, in Abuja.
Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, the ASUU National President, made this known in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Ota, Ogun State on Sunday
Its National President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, announced this at end of the National Executive Council meeting of the union held at the Enugu State University of Science and Technology
The National President of the union, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Thursday in Lagos.
The ASUU National President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, gave the assurance in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Monday in Lagos
The meeting ended at about 8:30pm on Monday
This came to the fore after over 12 hours of talks between the leadership of ASUU and the Federal Government team led by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige
Senator Chris Ngige, the Minister of Labour and Employment, had called for a meeting in Abuja with ASUU leaders, the Minister of Education, among others on effort at revolving the lingering strike embarked by the union
The President of the union, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, in a bulletin on the strike, asked members of the union to disregard the comment by the minister that the strike was illegal
The highly credible newspaper said it gathered that at a meeting with ASUU in Abuja, the Federal Government asked the lecturers to end their strike, but both parties did not agree on some issues