The National leadership of the Joint Action Committee (JAC) of NASU and SSANU acknowledges the perseverance and doggedness of our members in the ongoing struggle and send her warm appreciation to members in the Universities and Inter-University Centres.
You will recall that the ongoing strike action commenced on the midnight of Friday, 5 February 2021, after a 3-day nationwide protest and a 14-day notice to the Government to take action on the content of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) reached and signed on 20 October, 2020.
After the review of the strike action at the meeting held with the Branch Chairmen of NASU and SSANU on 12 February, 2021 at Chida International Hotel Abuja Branch Chairmen were directed to go back to the respective branches and hold Congress to take decisions on the strike.
Having reviewed the collated responses from the Branches and the signed MOA with the Federal Government with identified timelines. The National JAC arising from her meeting of Thursday 25 February 2021 hereby announces the suspension of the ongoing strike
Consequently, you are hereby informed that the strike action has been suspended from midnight of Friday 26th 2021