FG Offers ₦65 Billion To End ASUU Strike, Exempts ASUU From IPPIS
By: famwang / November 21st, 2020 / 13 views
The Federal Government on Friday offered the leadership of the Academic Staff Union of Universities N65 billion for Earned Academic Allowance and revitalization.
The government also agreed to pay the striking lecturers through the Government Integrated Financial Management Information System) until ASUU’s University Transparency and Accountability Solution (UTAS) was ready for usage.
These are some of the agreements reached at the resumed meeting between the leadership of ASUU and the federal government team on Friday.
At the end of the seven-hour meeting, Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige told reporters that the Accountant-General of the Federation ( AGF) has offered to release N40 billion or in the alternative, N35 billion to be shared by all the registered Trade Unions in the universities after providing necessary evidence of having earned the allowance.