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Gender Mobile Initiative (GMI), an NGO, says it is partnering with the Ford Foundation to develop anti-sexual harassment policy and mobile application for confidential reporting and data generation.

Sexual harassment: NGO, Ford Foundation partner to develop report application

Gender Mobile Initiative (GMI), an NGO, says it is partnering with the Ford Foundation to develop anti-sexual harassment policy and mobile application for confidential reporting and data generation.
Mr Danielson Akpan, NANS’ National President, made the disclosure in Abuja on Friday.

Sex for Grades: I’ve received over 70 complaints from victims – NANS President

The public outcry over the BBC Africa Eye “Sex for Grades” exposè is yet to abate, with the National President of the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), Danielson Bamidele Akpan, saying he has received over 70 complaints in the 24 hours since the documentary was released online on Monday from students who say they have been victims of sexual harassment by lecturers in Nigerian universities.

#SexForGrades: I’ve been exonerated – UNILAG professor

Olusegun Awonusi, a professor of English and former vice chancellor of Tai Solarin University of Education, accused of “habitual sexual harassment” by a student has said the University of Lagos (UNILAG) has exonerated him.

UNILAG: We’ll investigate sex-for-grade allegations

The University of Lagos (UNILAG) has vowed to deal with any of its staff involved in the sex-for-grades video that has gone viral.

Crack in ASUU as lecturers form new union

Lecturers from five universities have broken away from the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) to form a new union.
Dr Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment said this while fielding questions on television concerning the time for payment of the new wage.

Minister: Federal government will have to retrench workers to afford new minimum wage

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, has announced that the Federal Government would have to lay off workers to be able to meet a wage bill of N580 billion needed to meet labour’s demand on the new wage.
Dr Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment said this while fielding questions on television concerning the time for payment of the new wage.

Minister: Bowing to labour’s demand on minimum wage will cause retrenchments

The Minister of Labour and Employment, Dr Chris Ngige, announced on Thursday that the Federal Government would have to lay off workers to be able to meet a wage bill of N580 billion needed to meet labour’s demand on the new wage.

LAUTECH: ASUU warns Osun, Oyo governors to stop playing deceptive politics

Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) Ladoke Akintola University Ogbomoso Chapter on Sunday warned both Oyo and Osun State Governments not to play politics with the lives of staff and students of the University.

ASUU rejects new tax regime in Ekiti university

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Ekiti State University, Ado-Ekiti chapter, has rejected the decison of the management of the institution to introduce a new tax to the staff.

Ekiti university lecturers cry out over nine months outstanding salaries

Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Ekiti State University (EKSU) chapter, has cried out over increasing rate of deaths and illnesses among members over unpaid salaries spanning over nine months.
Professor Biodun Ogunyemi

ASUU wants federal government’s visitation panel to halt crises in varsities

Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, President, Academic Staff Union of Universities, has called on the Federal Government to send a visitation panel to universities to douse tension and prevent further breakdown of industrial relations in campuses.

LASU professors back dismissal of three ASUU officials

Some concerned professors at the Lagos State University have said that the recent dismissal of three executives of the Academic Staff Union of Universities was not a case of victimisation.

Sacked LASU-ASUU officials urges Lagos governor to intervene

Dr Tony Dansu, the embattled Secretary of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Lagos State University (LASU) Chapter, has pleaded with Gov. Babajide Sanwo-Olu to come to the rescue of the dismissed executive members of the union.

LASU dismisses more ASUU leaders

The Governing Council of the Lagos State University (LASU), Ojo on Thursday dismissed three executive members of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) chapter of the university.
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LASU governing council decides fate of three ASUU officials Thursday

The Governing Council of the Lagos State University (LASU) will meet on Thursday, September 12, to decide the fate of three executives of the LASU branch of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) over the alleged theft of confidential documents.

ASUU: Fish out killers of Ondo university lecturer

The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has called on the police and other security agencies to fish out those behind the killing of Prof. Gideon Okedayo, found dead in a bush on Sept. 9.

Kidnapped Ondo university lecturer found dead

The kidnapped lecturer of the Ondo State University of Science and Technology (OSUSTECH), Okitipupa, Prof. Gideon Okedayo, has been found dead.

Nigerians will soon start stoning their senators – ASUU chief

Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, National President of the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has said Nigerians would soon begin to stone the senators for being highly insensitive to the glaring sufferings in the land as displayed by their plan to acquire posh cars.

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