Brainnews returns this morning, Monday, January 4, 2021 with the latest news from Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).

Below is the latest updates from ASUU;

1. Federal Govt Reportedly Fails To Honour Pact With ASUU

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The dons, in a statement, said the government was yet to pay their December salaries, while “illegal” deductions were still to be refunded.

In the release, the union said the government had “again failed to honour its agreement on payment of not only outstanding salaries of members ranging from five to eight months; Earned Academic Allowances (EAA) and check off dues illegally deducted before December 31, 2020.” CONTINUE READING..

2. ASUU Warns Other Staff Unions: “Don’t Use Us As Bait”

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Don’t Use Us As Bait - ASUU Warns Other Staff Unions

ASUU, therefore, advised NAAT or any other staff union to fight their battles their ways.

The Chairman, University of Lagos, UNILAG chapter of ASUU, who is also a member of the National Executive Committee of the union, Dr. Dele Ashiru, stated this on Sunday while reacting to claims by NAAT expressing displeasure with the sharing arrangement of the N40 billion released by the Federal Government as Earned Academic Allowances for university workers. CONTINUE READING..