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Unilag boils as ASUU Unilag declares Wale Babalakin persona non grata

Nigerian Vanguard Newspaper

The Academic Staff Union University (ASUU), University of Lagos chapter today rose from a congress and declared the Pro-Chancellor and Chairman of Council, Dr Wale Babalakin, persona non grata on the University campus, for allegedly being instrumental to the postponement of the University convocation.

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Wale Babalakin

ASUU Unilag has also embarked on a demonstration to press their demand that Babalakin should quit the University of Lagos. The ASUU asked the Federal Government to post Dr Babalakin elsewhere if he must remain a University Council Chairman and Pro-Chancellor.

ASUU alleged that contrary to the information fed the National Universities Commission and the Minister of Education that the University management did not seek approval for the convocation ceremonies, the Council under Babalakin indeed approved a N70m budget for the stalled event.

Read more at: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2020/03/breaking-unilag-boils-as-asuu-unilag-declares-wale-babalakin-persona-non-grata/  

ASUU declares two-week-warning-strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, on Monday declared a two-week warning strike against non-payment of salaries of lecturers not enrolled in the Federal Government’s Integrated Personnel and Payroll Information System.

National President of the union, Biodun Ogunyemi, who disclosed this after the ASUU National Executive Council meeting that held in Enugu, said the warning strike took effect, March 9.

Read more at: https://www.vanguardngr.com/2020/03/breaking-asuu-declares-two-week-warning-strike/

 

 

ASUU alleged that contrary to the information fed the National Universities Commission and the Minister of Education that the University management did not seek approval for the convocation ceremonies, the Council under Babalakin indeed approved an N70m budget for the stalled event.

 

 

 

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