ASUP STRIKE UPDATE
The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics – ASUP, has suspended its nationwide strike, 15 days after the industrial action began. This was made known and confirmed by the Chairman of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic chapter of the union – Kola Abiola, on Wednesday night.
It was revealed that the union suspended the strike after memorandum of understanding with the Federal Ministry of Education and Ministry of Labour respectively.
The union considered the suspension of the strike as a way to give opportunity for the implementation of the Memorandum of Settlement and Actions has been reached with the Federal Government.
It will be recalled that ASUP had on 13th November 2017 embarked on an indefinite nationwide strike to press home their demands.