Academic and administrative activities were grounded yesterday at the University of Ibadan (UI) as non-teaching workers of the institution protested alleged disparity in Federal Government’s disbursed earned allowances/earned academic allowances.
Also, leaders of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) leaders have said their lives were no longer save on campus.
They said they had been receiving threat messages from members of sister union, the Non-Academic Staff Union of Universities and Allied Institutions (NASU).Read more
All the gates into the university were shut except one.
The Federal Government had disbursed N18.3 billion for earned academic allowances of 22 universities to cover 2009/2010 while N4.6 billion was allocated to non-teaching workers in 24 universities...Read more