Sen. Chris Ngige
The Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, are yet to reach an agreement on the union demands.
The Federal Government has promised to pay N40 billion, being the pending Earned Academic Allowance, EAA, of University teachers.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, says it has reached concrete proposals with the Federal Government on the ongoing warning strike embarked upon by the union.
Seven former governors and seven ex-senators are among the 43 ministerial nominees whose names were sent to the Senate for screening and confirmation on Tuesday.
The Federal Government says 2.78 million workers die from occupational accidents and work-related diseases annually, while additional 374 million suffer from non-fatal occupational accidents globally each year.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, says it is yet to conclude consultations with its members on the possible agreement presented by the Federal Government.