Nigerian Public Universities and Exploitative Revenue Policies

By Mallam Amir Before  we proceed to digest the topic at hand, it is inevitable to note the contemporary knack for quantity at the expense of quality that dominates and generally defines our tertiary education sub-sector in particular and the education sector in general. We now boast of many universities that largely fall short not […]

What’s This Much Talked About Agreement With ASUU?

Prologue “Listening to the agreement that was signed by the Federal Government as Comrade Uche Chukwumerije read out, I was really wondering whether this was signed or it was just a proposal. But when he concluded, he said it was signed. It only shows the level of people the executive sent to go and negotiate […]

Press Release: The truth Government’s Position on ASUU Strike by Okonjo-Iweala

…OKONJO-IWEALA IS NOT THE ISSUE Contrary to some recent media reports, the Federal government has not adopted a take-it-or-leave-it approach in its negotiations with ASUU. Rather, the approach is focused on positive engagement and achieving sustainable solutions to the challenges facing higher education in the country. That is why President Goodluck Jonathan recently appealed to […]

ASUU Strike: I Doubt President Jonathan’s Doctoral Degree

Fejiro Oliver For those uncouth MBBS graduates who will be reading this, thus feeling that I heeded to their request to write on the ASUU strike, haven written on the Medical strike; save yourselves the vain glory of praising yourselves that you made me pen this down. It has long been in the pipeline. As […]

ASUU: Getting the Right Stand

By Dan Chukwuemeka The ASUU strike that has confined university students to their homes has been a major topic of discussion on the lips of Nigerians. These issues between ASUU and the Federal Government usually leave severe after effects in their wake. As the general saying goes “When two elephant fights, the grass suffer”, In […]

What is the Problem with ASUU

By Ayodeji Sunday As an undergraduate, having experienced firsthand the rot that pervades our universities, I became a keen sympathiser with the cause of the Academic Staff Union of Nigerian Universities (ASUU). I believe that university teachers have the right to good working conditions. Education can only be effective in an environment where we have […]

ASUU Writes Governor Suswam On The Distortion Of The Report Of The Technical Subcommittee Of CNANU Implementation Committee

By Dr. Nasir Isa Fagge Dear Sir: Recall that the Committee of Needs Assessment of Nigerian (Public) Universities, CNANU, was set up by Government as a result of the dispute between Government and ASUU in respect of the funding requirements needed to arrest the rot and reverse the decay in the Nigerian University System. Recall […]

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