Federal government delegations are expected to meet with representatives from the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) in a bid to avert a fresh strike.
Many Nigerian lecturers and universities under ASUU are threatening to go on strike following the federal government's failure to implement signed agreements.
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has accused the Accountant General of the Federation, Ahmed Idris of failing to pay salaries of lecturers..
The Kaduna state chapter of ASUU has kicked against the sack of 16 lecturers and two non-academic staff of the state university by Governor Nasir El-Rufai.
Prof. Victor Emmanuel Osodeke of the Michael Okpara University of Agriculture, Umudike in Abia state has been elected president of ASSU, in Awka, Anambra state
The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) and the federal government have reached an agreement on a periodic review of the implementation of the MoA.