Thursday, 30 November 2017

Asup Updates: Asup Suspends Strike

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, ASUP, has suspended its nationwide strike, 15 days after the industrial action began.

According to online media sources, it was confirmed by the chairman of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic chapter of the union, Kola Abiola, on Wednesday’s night.

It was learnt that the union suspended the strike after memorandum of understanding with the federal ministry of education and ministry of labor.

The union considered the suspension of the strike as a way to give opportunity for the implementation of the Memorandum of Settlement and Actions is has reached with the FG. 

With this development, it means all Polytechnics that were affected in the strike can now return with their academic activities.