The Academic Staff Union of Universities on Thursday suspended its three – month strike following an agreement it reached with the Federal Government.
According to reports, lecturers have also been asked to resume on Friday.
The information was contained on ASUU’ s Twitter handle , @ ASUUNGR on Thursday evening :
The NEC has decided that the STRIK HAS BEEN SUSPENDED.
Academic activities resume tomorrow. #ASUUstrikehasbeensusp
The strike was called off after a two hour meeting with the Minister of Labour and Employment , Dr. Chris Ngige.
Ngige said after the meeting that eight areas of disagreements were discussed and agreed upon by the two parties , while expressing gratitude to ASUU leadership for their understanding.
ASUU president , Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi , said lecturers are to resume on Friday, February 8, 2019.