• ASUP threatens to begin nationwide strike on Aug. 22

    ASUP threatens to begin nationwide strike on Aug. 22

    The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has announced plans to embark on a nationwide strike starting from August 22.

    The union vowed to commence the industrial action, if the Federal Government fails to honour the agreement it reached with the union in 2013.

    ASUP President, Mr Usman Dutse, disclosed this to reporters on Thursday at the end of a Zone A emergency meeting of the union in Kaduna State, northwest Nigeria.

    He lamented that since the suspension of the protracted strike in […]

  • Doctors to begin nationwide strike on Thursday June 9th

    Doctors to begin nationwide strike on Thursday June 9th

    Members of the National Association of Resident Doctors of Nigeria (NARD) has said that they will be going on a nationwide strike starting from Thursday June 9th.

    President of the association, Muhammad Askira, announced this today June 7th. According to him, they are taking the painful decision of embarking on the strike action following the failure of the federal government to meet its demands of better working condition and better remuneration.

    He added that the decision to go on strike was taken […]