The Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU) on Wednesday called off its strike, ending a 9-month protracted industrial action that started since March 2020.
ASUU National President, Biodun Ogunyemi made the announcement during a briefing of the union in Abuja, explaining that the development followed consultations with its National Executive Council (NEC).
The agreement was reached on the early hours on Wednesday morning after eight hour close door meeting of negotiations between both parties.
ASUU expresses joy on how the Federal Government handled the negotiation process and that they will be having their own executive meeting to conclude and gets back to the Government within 24hrs
He stated that the strike is suspended with effect from Thursday 24th December.