Students of the Kogi State University, Anyigba, on Thursday grounded activities in the state capital, Lokoja by protesting against the long strike by members of Academic Staff Union of Universities.
The students in their thousands occupied the popular Ganaja Junction, blocking roads as earlier as 7:30am, thereby disrupting activities in some part of the town.
The angry students demanded the immediate resolution of the impasse between the state government and the lecturers.
They lamented that they have over stayed at home, saying that […]
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Kogi State University chapter, has raised alarm over progressive exodus of qualified lecturers from the institution.
The chairman of the chapter, Dr Oluwagbemiga Aina, made the remark while briefing newsmen on Sunday in Lokoja.
He said that the exodus was adversely impacting on the quality of teaching and research and other academic activities in the university.
He attributed the cause to delay in payment of salaries and other sundry issues like non payment of outstanding Earned […]