Following the protest by students of Ambrose Alli University (AAU), Ekpoma over the lingering strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
The Edo State Government at the State Executive Council meeting on Wednesday suspended all union activities across all state-owned institutions of higher learning.
The affected unions include ASUU, Non-Academic Staff Union of Educational and Associated Institutions (NASU), Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities (SSANU), Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Non Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics and all allied unions operating across all state-owned tertiary institutions.
By this notice, academic activities are to resume in all state-owned institutions and all cadre of staff are directed to report to their duty posts immediately.
The management of Ambrose Alli University, Ekpoma, is hereby directed to implement a no-work-no-pay policy, declare vacant and advertise the position of any staff that refuses to resume work in line with this directive, Students across all state-owned tertiary institutions are expected to resume for
lectures as necessary measures have been taken to ensure resumption of academic and non-academic activities.
Management of the affected institutions have been mandated to pay all outstanding salaries immediately
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