Connect with us


Top Stories

Is It Buhari That Will Teach In Universities? – ASUU Reacts To FG’s Directives To VC’s To Re-open Varsities

Published

on

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has reacted to the directive of the Federal Government to vice-chancellors to reopen the universities to allow students to go back to lecture rooms.

CityNews Nigeria reports that the National Universities Commission (NUC) on Monday gave the order in a letter approved by the Executive Secretary of the commission, Professor Abubakar Rasheed.

BREAKING: FG Directs Vice Chancellors To Reopen Varsities

In the letter signed by the Director, Finance and Accounts of the NUC, Sam Onazi, the Commission directed the Vice Chancellors to ensure that lecturers resume class.

The Zonal Coordinator of ASUU in Lagos State, Adelaja Odukoya while reacting to the directives of the FG in a chat with Daily Sun said the move of the Federal Government is to sack lecturers.

According to Odukoya, President Muhammadu Buhari and his praise singers will come and teach in universities.

READ ALSO:   NIGERIAN NEWSPAPER HEADLINES AND NAIJA NEWS FOR 08/06/2022

He further stated that the action or inactions of the federal government will be glaring to students when they return to campuses and hungry lecturers do not have the strength to teach them.

Advertisement

Odukoya noted that the government may import lecturers from Ghana with better pay where a professor earns about 13,000 cedis equivalent to about an N1.5million monthly and is expected to be paid N460,000 in Nigeria.

Speaking on the agenda of the federal government he said, “I wish them the best of luck in their misadventure. Those who fail to learn from history will be bombed by the consequences of their stupidity and indiscretion.”

News4 hours ago

Nigerians Express Worry Over Pastor Fatoyinbo’s New Look After Months Of Absence From SM(Photos)

News4 hours ago

‘He Recorded His Wife Burning In Fire’ – Lagos Agency Called Out Over Alleged Complicity In Bimbo’s Death

Business and Brands4 hours ago

Why FTX Account Holders Are Unlikely To Get Their Money Back

Top Stories5 hours ago

Segun Showunmi Declares Self Ogun PDP Governorship Candidate Despite Court’s Ruling?

Top Stories5 hours ago

Breaking: Nigeria’s First Surveyor-General Of The Federation Is Dead

News5 hours ago

Ukraine war: Putin tells Russian soldiers’ mothers he shares their pain

Sports5 hours ago

Saudi Arabia’s National Team Gifted Rolls-Royce Phantoms After Historic World Cup Victory

Top Stories5 hours ago

Elon Musk says he’d consider ‘alternative phone’ if Twitter is booted from Apple and Google app stores

Business and Brands19 hours ago

Markets: Bitcoin, Ether fall; Litecoin leads decline across most top 10 crypto

Top Stories19 hours ago

Breaking: Sammie Okposo death: Family releases official statement

Entertainment19 hours ago

I don’t date people who aren’t at least 15 years older than I am – Labour Party spokesperson, Ndi Kato

Entertainment19 hours ago

How Nigerian Top Celebrities Reacted To Sammie Okposo’s Death

Top Stories19 hours ago

2023 Presidency: Atiku, Peter Obi, Others Cannot Match Tinubu’s Achievements – Asari Dokubo

Education20 hours ago

Apply For 2023 France Government Eiffel Excellence Scholarship Program To Study In France

Sports20 hours ago

Kevin Durant picks ‘the god’ Steph Curry over Yuta Watanabe in 3-point contest

Also Read...