11 Years History of ASUU Strike – Must Read Olusegun Modified: 19th September, 2013 The series of strike tabled below have been experienced by all Government-owned universities in Nigeria, whose academic lecturers remained under the umbrella of the “Academic Staff Union of Universities -ASUU”. UPDATED: ASUU suspends strike after nine months The suspension takes effect from 12:01 a.m. Thursday, making it the longest strike in the history of the country since 1999. He explained that the strike has been long enough to be called off saying it is ridiculous that both the FG and ASUU have not found a common ground. After the end of the military era in 1999, Nigerians ushered in democracy and a government that promised to be people oriented. ASUU strikes, like Boko Haram bane of Nigeria’s education system – Lukman Ex-Militant leaders resolve to end piracy, kidnapping in Niger-Delta FG announces public holidays for Christmas, New Year The nine-month-old strike action which started as a warning strike on March 9 th 2020 and began fully on March 23 rd th 2020 and began fully on March 23 rd Just like i said, we decided to do a little research to compile a history of ASUU Strike in Nigeria … ASUU embarked on the strike action in March 2020, following its disagreement with the Federal Government over the funding of the universities and implementation of the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System (IPPIS), which according to the union, negates the autonomy policy for the universities. The Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) on Wednesday called off its nine-month old strike. Here's the timeline of ASUU strike since 1999. The union president said the ongoing strike is the longest in the history of the university in Nigeria. The students, the parents, guardians and the generality of Nigerians are looking up to ASUU to, as a matter of fact, end this strike for the sake of the students’ future. Should ASUU Still Suspend Its Nine Months Old Strike Based On Terms And Conditions? ASUU National President, Biodun Ogunyemi, made the announcement during a … Nigeria may have lost an estimated N1.2 trillion to strikes embarked upon by Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) since 1999 when the country embraced democracy, BusinessDay has learnt.. 1999. The Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Polytechnics (SSANU) is beginning a warning strike on January 4 next year, the President of the association, Adebanjo Ogunsipe, says. One of the problems of education in Nigeria is the incessant ASUU strike. history and struggles of asuu THE Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) grew out of the Nigerian Association of University Teachers (NAUT). 1. This a just a brief History of ASUU Strike, and this is from 1999 till this year, 2013. 36. advert. Blossom Nigeria - December 24, 2020. What you should know about the ASUU strike timeline. The NAUT was formed in 1965, covering academic staff in the University of Ibadan, University of Nigeria, Nsukka, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, University of Ife and University of Lagos.