ASUU Strike Osinbajo to lead government negotiation team

ASUU had on Tuesday boycotted a meeting with the Federal Government negotiation team led by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige.

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Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is set to lead the government negotiation with the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).

This is coming after the lecturers on Tuesday, August 29, boycotted a meeting with the Federal Government negotiation team led by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr. Chris Ngige.

Ngige on Wednesday confirmed that Osinbajo will now lead the negotiations.

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ASUU embarked on indefinite strike about two weeks ago, demanding the implementation of previous agreements, full payment of salaries and improved government funding of universities.

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