Connect with us
Kwara State Governor
Yakubu Gobir

Appeal Court Orders ASUU To Call Off Strike

ASUU Strkie

Education

Appeal Court Orders ASUU To Call Off Strike

The Appeal Court in the nation’s capital, Abuja has ordered the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to call off its strike immediately and return to the classroom.

The court said calling off the strike is the only condition for which the appeal being sought by the lecturers could be entertained by the court.

More Afrika Eyes News  BREAKING: Reps Move To End ASUU Strike

ASUU’s strike has entered its seventh month, with the nation’s universities shut and rendered redundant by the lecturers.

Ruling on the matter on Friday, the presiding judge, Justice Hamma Barka, ordered the lecturers to go back to work immediately.

More Afrika Eyes News  BREAKING: LAUTECH Calls Off Strike, Resumes Academic Session

Before the order of the court, telling the lecturers to resume work immediately, it had earlier told the Federal Government and ASUU to settle their dispute out of court.

The two parties failed to do so as ASUU’s lawyer, Femi Falana had told the court on Thursday that both the Federal Government and ASUU had failed to reach agreement to settle the case out of court.

Afrika Eyes is an Online News platform that gives you the latest, accurate, fresh, factual and reliable breaking news. Afrika Eyes Promotes Democracy, Cultures and Traditions.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

More in Education

To Top