The Academic Staff Union of University, ASUU has rolled over its ongoing strike for another four weeks. The union made this known through a statement signed by its President, Prof. Osodeke Emmanuel.
According to the statement, the decision was taken decision during the National Executive Council meeting which started on Sunday Night at Comrade Festus Iyayi National Secretariat, University of Abuja.
The statement titled “Update on ASUU roll-over strike” read: “After extensive deliberations, noting Government’s failure to live up to its responsibilities and speedily address all the issues raised in the 2020 FGN/ASUU Memorandum of Action (MoA) within the additional eight-week roll–over strike period declared on 14th March 2022, NEC resolved that the strike be rolled over for four weeks to give Government more time to satisfactorily resolve all the outstanding issues.
“The roll-over strike action is with effect from 12.01 a.m. on Monday, 1st of August 2022.”