The students said if the situation persists they may stage a protest, thus calling on the federal government to as a matter of urgency look into the demands of NASU
Speaking with Sunday Tribune in this regards, at the school premises, the chairperson SSANU NAU branch and also the chairperson of the NAU Joint Action Committee of NAT, SSANU and NASU
comrade Njideka Nwangwu said the management of Nnamdi Azikiwe University was not fair to non-academic staff alleging that the management has withheld their hazard allowance on the ground that they were not entitled to such money.
Tuesday, traffic bound for the capital was backed up for 23 kilometers near Susono Interchange on the Tomei Expressway in Shizuoka Prefecture, for 14 km near Suwa Interchange on the Chuo Motorway in Nagano Prefecture, and for 21 km near Nasu
Interchange on the Tohoku Motorway in Tochigi Prefecture.
Also speaking, President NASU
Women Commission, Mrs Iyabo Kolapo said the non-implementation of the 2009 agreement by the federal government indicated that the country did not really value research development.
The General Secretary of NASU
, ComradePeters Adeyemi, who spoke on behalf of NAAT and SSANU in Abuja on Thursday accused the Federal Government of insincerity and adopting a divisive approach to restore academic activities in the universities.
Having listened to the workers through their spokesperson, chairman, Joint Action Committee (JAC) of the five trade unions (ASUP, COEASU, NASU
, SSANIP AND SSUCOEN), Mr Adeniyi Babatunde Afees, Oba Adeyemi, after due consultations with the Oyomesi, the supreme advisory body in Oyo kingdom, put a call through to the governor and informed the workers that he and the governor would meet on the matter.
Kawanami of Nasu
, Tochigi Prefecture, had converted the checks into cash, which he used to cover losses in his personal financial dealings.
Kawanami, 45, of Nasu
, Tochigi Prefecture, reportedly told investigators that he had converted the checks into cash, which he used to cover his losses in his personal financial dealings.