The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), will on Feb. 22 determine its next line of action after mobilising its members to prepare for a possible industrial action, a unionist says.
Mr Alfred Jimoh, the National Vice President of the South-West Zone ofthe union, spoke in Lagos on the possible strike in a telephone interview on Thursday.
“The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the union will be meeting next week Friday and after then, weshall come out with the next line of action,” he said.
The body had earlier mobilised its members to prepare for a possible industrial action as a means of pressing home their demand for the Federal Government’s full implementation of a 2009 agreement it entered into with SSANU.
The body urged the government to jettison a report submitted by the NEEDS Assessment of Nigerian Public Universities Committee, saying, “is unfavourable’’.
According to Jimoh, the committee report recommended that non-teaching staff in Nigerian universities should be transferred toeither the state ministries of education or the Federal Ministry of Education Click Here to Read the full details in Vanguard
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