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ASUU Strike: FG, University Lecturers In Closed Door Meeting

The third conciliatory meeting between the Federal Government and the leadership of Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has commenced in Abuja with key stakeholders from both the government side and the union present.

Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment who chaired the tripartite meeting, explained that several meetings had been held by the government side to resolve the two contentious issues ahead of the slated meeting with striking union.

The two contentious issues are: the earned allowance for the university lecturers and the revitalization fund of Nigeria universities.