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Federal universities workers threaten strike

23 March 2015, 14:30

Abuja - The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) has threatened to embark on a nationwide strike over a circular by the National Universities Commission (NUC), Punch reports.

SSANU accused the NUC of unilaterally expunging through a circular the aspect of the agreement on university demonstration staff schools.

The union gave the Federal Government till Wednesday April 28, 2015 to respect its demands, or face industrial action in all the federal and state universities across the country.

Also read: SSANU's strike halts activities at LASU

The union also warned the NUC to stop its undue meddling and interference in the affairs of the universities, so as not to overheat the Nigerian university system.

Read more at Punch

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