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Strike: UNILAG put on hold 50th convocation



Strike: UNILAG put on hold 50th convocation


Following refusal by the non-academic staff unions in the nation’s universities to call off their two-month-old industrial action including threats by the unions’ chapters at the University of Lagos (UNILAG) Akoka to disrupt the planned 50th convocation ceremonies scheduled to hold between February 19 and 22, the institution’s management yesterday postponed the ceremony indefinitely.
In a statement issued by the university and signed by Principal Assistant Registrar (Information), Mrs. Taiwo Oloyede, a new date would be announced for the ceremony soon.
Although Oloyede did not give reasons for the abrupt postponement, New Telegraph learnt the striking workers comprising members of the Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Universities (SSANU), Non-Academic Staff Union (NASU) and the National Association of Academic Technologists (NAAT), had threatened to disrupt the convocation ceremony over what they described as neglect they had suffered in the hands of government.

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