EDUCATION HEAT OF THE MOMENT LATEST GIST ASUU MEETING WITH FEDERAL GOVT POSTPONED By Admin Posted on December 9, 2020 1 min read 0 0 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on Pinterest Share on Linkedin The scheduled negotiation meeting between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU which would have held today has been postponed. The postponement was contained in a message by Mr. Charles Akpan, Deputy Director, Ministry of Labory and Employment. According to the message, “The Meeting between ASUU and the Federal Government earlier scheduled for today (Wednesday) by 3pm has been postponed. Thank you for your understanding.” ASUU has been on strike since March this year over the nonpayment of Earned Academic Allowances, non provision of revitalisation fund among others. Recently the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige had announced that government had agreed to make available N70 billion for Earned Allowances which include other three University based unions and the revitalisation fund.