Finally, ASUU suspends strike

The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, has suspended its three-month old strike after reaching agreement with the Federal Government on Thursday night.

DAILY NIGERIAN gathered that the strike was called off after a two hour meeting with ASUU leaders and Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige.

Mr Ngige said after the meeting that eight areas of disagreements were discussed and agreed upon by the two parties, while expressing gratitude to ASUU leadership for their understanding.

ASUU president, Biodun Ogunyemi, said lecturers are to resume tomorrow Friday, February 8, 2019.