By Sani Sulaiman, Jalingo
The Academic Staff Union of Universities, Federal University Wukari branch has resolved to go by the resolutions that will be reached by the National Secretariat of the union.
The resolution was made at the Congress meeting of the union held at the university located in Wukari local government of Taraba state.
Addressing Journalists shortly after the Congress, the Branch Chairman of ASUU, Comrade Joseph Ikwebe, said the institution has declared Wednesday a lecture Free day to enlighten students and parents about the plights of the union.
He said the Union will remain committed and abide by the decision of its National Secretariat concerning the next line of action.
According to him, the demands of ASUU remain the implementation of the 2009 agreement the Union signed with the Federal Government, replacement of IPPIS with UTAS, Earn Academic Allowances, Funding for the revitalization of public Universities, and enabling laws to prevent the proliferation of state Universities among others.
Ekwaibe called on relevant stakeholders to intimate the Federal government to meet the demands of ASUU to avert another disruption of the nation’s university academic calendar.