The Academic Staff Union of
Universities on Tuesday confirmed that it had ended its one week nationwide
warning strike over the non-implementation of its 2009 agreement with the
The President of ASUU, Prof. Biodun
Ogunyemi, who said this in Abuja, urged lecturers to return back to their classrooms.
“We are making progress especially
with the intervention of the Senate and in the next one or two meetings, if we
are able to get a clear path to the matter, we will avoid the elongation of the
“I have been receiving these
reports that ASUU says strike continues, no, the strike ends today (Tuesday).
All lecturers are to go back to work on Wednesday morning.”
Ogunyemi said ASUU was hopeful of a
positive outcome going by the response coming from the Federal Government.