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BREAKING: ASUU agrees to call off strike, to receive N70bn

The Academic Staff Union of Universities has agreed to call of its eight -month strike which has grounded academic activities in the public universities .

The union leadership reached the consensus during a meeting with the government team led by the Minister of Labour and Employment , Dr Chris Ngige, in Abuja , on Friday .

The government also pledged to increase the total payment to the union to N 70 billion.

This is happening one week after the Federal Government accepted the demand by the ASUU that they be exempted from the Integrated Payroll and Personnel Information System .

Credit: PressExpress

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