Lectures To Resume As ASUP Call Off Strike

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Polytechnic lecturers, under the aegis under the aegis of Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) have been able to suspend their strike, which began the 16th of May, 2022 due to the inability by the federal government fulfill the demands of some lecturers who have been left unanswered.

The lecturers were instructed by the leadership of its national organization to return on June 30, 2022 to conduct academic activities at their numerous institutions.

The suspension of the strike comes after the beginning of the payments of arrears in the minimum wage to students at polytechnics, universities or colleges of learning, by the Federal Government.

Although ASUP Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) claimed they would not pay arrears of the minimum wage was not one of their demands ASUP stated otherwise.