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“You have no legal power to proscribe us’ – ASUU-KSU reacts to Gov Bello’s order

Following the Kogi State Government’s proscription on the Academic Staff Union of University, Kogi State University Branch (ASUU-KSU), the union in response said the Governor, Alh Yahaya Bello has no legal backing to proscribe, accusing him of working with “demons” in the university. The union did not only dare the Governor’s pronouncement by holding its […]

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James Faleke Carpets Kogi Governor Over Varsity ASUU Proscription

Member, House of Representatives and Deputy Governorship Candidate of the All Progressives Congress in the 2015 governorship election in Kogi State, Hon James Faleke, has condemned the recent proscription of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, Kogi State University chapter by Governor Yahaya Bello. In a duly signed statement, Faleke said the proscription had no […]

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‘Arrogance of Ignorance’ – Kogi Reacts to Gov Yahaya Bello’s Ban on ASUU-KSU

“There is no law in Nigeria under which this action of His Excellency can be accommodated. For the records, legislation by proclamation was the hallmark of renowned dictators such as Benito Mousolini of Italy and Adolf Hitler of Germany. Not even under military dictatorships were proclamations deployed as tool for legislation. ASUU for God’s sake […]

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Kogi: Governor Bello Bans ASUU-KSU, Orders Lecturers To Resume Or Get Sacked

Kogi State Governor, Alhaji Yahaya Bello, has announced the proscription of the Kogi State chapter of the Academic staff union of Universities (ASUU) with immediate effect. The governor announced the proscription on Wednesday after an emergency State Executive committee meeting. Alhaji Yahaya Bello said the decision became necessary as all efforts to make members of […]

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Varsity Senior Staffs to join ASUU in strike – Scribe

The Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU) says it may commence a nationwide strike by Monday if its members are not paid their salaries. Mr Promise Adewusi, the association’s General Secretary, said this at a press briefing in Abuja on Thursday. He said that the strike was being considered to protest against the stoppage […]