He speaks with FEMI MAKINDE on the Asuu strike, quality of education and teachers as well as the need for Nigeria to invest more in tourism, among other issues Tourism is said to have the capacity to take over from oil as Nigeria’s main source of revenue.
But Asuu President, Biodun Ogunyemi, says members’ concern transcends the unpaid allowances, which he regards as tokenism that has been rejected.
“I will end Asuu strike in Nigeria,” Moghalu stated this during the 2019 presidential candidate debate held at Congress Hall of the Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja.
Moghalu We will invest in teacher training We will invent in curriculum reform We will invest on how our children learn I will end Asuu srike Government/private: How would you Improved the quality of education Ezekwesili Identify the learning problems and solving them We will focus on the curriculum issue Durotoye We have to create the opportunity for all We will get free transport system for students Out of school programmes have to be strengthened We will arrest any family that will hold back their children Moghalu My government will make secondary school free.
Ahead of 2019 general elections, Seun Kuti, son of Afro legend, Fela, has called out Nigerian parents over the lingering strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (Asuu).
Asuu members threaten to boycott UNN convocation The combined convocation ceremony will involve no fewer than one thousand five hundred graduates who had completed their training programmes from 2005 – 2017 sessions.
Disagreements between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (Asuu) now appear unending, unfortunately Virtually every administration in the current democratic dispensation has had to grapple with matters that relate to various agitations originating from the ivory tower.
Seun Kuti, one of the sons of Afrobeats legend Fela Anikulapo Kuti, has berated parents attending political rallies while their children sit at home as a result of the ongoing strike of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (Asuu).
Academic Staff Union of Universities, Asuu, has asked the Federal Government to release N50 billion to demonstrate its commitment to the revitalisation of public universities, in line with previous agreements with their union.
Asuu Strike Action Save for the ongoing strike action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Asuu, the tragedy, according to eyewitnesses, would have been monumental because the death toll would have been more than what was recorded as more students of EKSU would have fallen victim of the tragic incident.