From a circular to all Branch Chairman, NASU and SSANU. They were informed that the strike action has been suspended from the midnight of Friday, 26th 2021.
The National leadership of the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of NASU and SSANU acknowledges the perseverance and doggedness of our members on the ongoing struggle and send her warm appreciation to members in the Universities and Inter-University Centres.
You will recall that the ongoing strike action commenced on the midnight of Friday, 5th February 2021 after a 3-day nationwide protest and a 14-day notice to the Government to take action on the content of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) reached and signed on 20th October, 2020.
After the review of the strike action at the meeting held with the Branch Chairman of NASU and SSANU on 12th February, 2021 at Chida International Hotel, Abuja, Branch Chairman were directed to go back to their respective branches and hold Congress to take decisions on the strike.
Having reviewed the collated responses from the Branches and the signed MoA with the Federal Government with identified timelines, the National JAC arising from her meeting of Thursday, 25th February, 2021 hereby announces the suspension of the ongoing strike.