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Rector urges lecturers to focus on teaching, not on unpaid salaries

The Rector of Moshood Abiola Polytechnics, Dr Samson Odedina, has charged lecturers of the Institution to focus on their teaching rather than the salaries being owed them by the state government.
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ASUP: Strike continues till federal government meets all our demands

Hope of ending the strike embarked upon by the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) dimmed on Friday as the union declared that it would not call off the industrial action until the Federal government honoured all the agreements it entered into with it since 2010.

MAPOLY: Females constitute 55% of matriculants for session – Commissioner

The Ogun State Commissioner for Education, Science and Technology, Modupe Mujota, has asserted that the females represent 55% of students matriculated into Moshood Abiola Polytechnic for the 2017/2018 academic session.

Moshood Abiola Polytechnic staff suspend four months strike

Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics, Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY) branch, Wednesday suspended its four months hold strike after its emergency congress.

Police arrest 20 protesting Moshood Abiola Polytechnic students

The Ogun Police Command on Tuesday arrested no fewer than 20 protesting students of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, Abeokuta, for alleged disturbance of the public peace.

MAPOLY students protest shut down Abeokuta

Some major parts of Abeokuta, the Ogun State capital, was for several hours shut down by protesting students of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic on Monday over the controversy surrounding the conversion of the institution to a University of Science and Technology.

MAPOLY lecturers suspend work-to-rule

Academic Staff members of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, (MAPOLY), Abeokuta, has suspended its work-to-rule action embarked on over four weeks ago with the resolve to begin academic activities on Monday.

ASUP issues 14-day ultimatum to fed govt over N658bn NEEDS, CONTISS 15, other demands

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP) has handed out a 14-day ultimatum to the Federal Government urging it to implement outstanding demands from the union with effect Monday, October 9, 2017 or it will embark on a strike.

Governor Amosun allays fears of students over MAPOLY upgrade

Gov. Ibikunle Amosun of Ogun has said that the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY), Abeokuta, will continue to run its normal academic programmes in the next four years.

Ogun govt sacks Oladele Itiola as MAPOLY rector

The Ogun State Government has sacked the Rector, Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY), Abeokuta, Professor Oladele Itiola.

Ogun Poly: ASUP wants approved courses published by NBTE

The National Board for Technical Education (NBTE) has been asked to make clarification on the status of newly-established Ogun State Polytechnic, Ipokia.

Moshood Abiola varsity unrealistic – ASUP

The Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic (ASUP), Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, (MAPOLY) branch, Abeokuta, has described as a ‘wild goose chase’, the plan by the Ogun State Government to establish Moshood Abiola University of Science and Technology, in Abeokuta, the state capital.

US-Nigeria trade council gets advisory board chairperson

A new chairperson for the Advisory Board of the US-Nigeria Trade Council, United States of America (USA) has emerged.

EFCC arrests 7 students, others for alleged internet fraud

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Lagos zonal office, has arrested seven National Diploma (ND) students of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic, MAPOLY, Abeokuta, Ogun State for alleged offences bordering on conspiracy, obtaining money under false pretences and possession of forged documents.

MAPOLY lecturers insist on Okebukola’s removal

Lecturers of the Moshood Abiola Polytechnic (MAPOLY), Abeokuta, have again demanded the removal of the chairman of the Transition Committee driving the conversion to Moshood Abiola University of Science and Technology (MAUSTECH), Prof. Peter Okebukola.

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