Latest report reaching our news desk has it that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), University of Ibadan chapter has declared a one-week warning strike over issues bothering on illegal pension deductions, excessive deductions in March salaries and non-payment of supervision allowance.

liveschoolnews grapevine gathered that the strike will start as from 12:00 midnight today, Tuesday, 4th April and end at 12:00 midnight on Tuesday 11 April 2017.

The decision to embark on the one-week warning strike was taken today (Tuesday) at a congress held at the Faculty of Arts.

The one-week warning strike was endorsed by the UI ASUU Chairman, Dr. Deji Omole.

The congress resolved that the one-week strike is to compel the university administration to address the issues which ASUU said bothered on the welfare of her members who are being owed since 2010.

“The Congress of ASUU, UNIBADAN at its meeting of 4th April, 2017 having received permission from the National body of the Union declared one-week warning strike beginning from 12:01 midnight today to 12:00 midnight on Tuesday 11th April, 2017”.

ASUU added that, “Failure of the university administration to satisfactorily resolve all the issues, the union will be forced to proceed on total and comprehensive strike until the resolution of the issues”.

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