Kogi bans activities of trade unions in state tertiary institutions

By Tony Edike on 26/10/2017

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon

Views: 864

Yahaya Bello
Yahaya Bello

Few months after it proscribed the activities of the Academic Staff Union of universities(ASUU) at the state  University, Anyigba, Kogi State Government has banned the existence of Joint Action Committee (JAC),in all state owned tertiary institutions.

Governor Yahaya Bello  who made the pronouncement Wednesday in Lokoja, the state capital, said the ban also extends to all other existing trade unions in the state owned higher institutions of learning.

This is coming on the heels of the  strike declared by the Joint Action Committee (JAC), of the State Polytechnic, Lokoja.

The  decision, he revealed became imperative as part of measures by his administration towards minimising incessant cases of needless industrial action by staffers of the institutions.

According to the governor, his administration would not fold its arms and allow unpatriotic acts of groups or individuals to mar the future of the state.

He, however, directed the management and governing councils of the affected institutions to ensure strict adherence to the proclamation, asking them to begin the process of engaging suitably qualified persons to fill vacancies that might exist in the event of disobedience.

The Governor restated his commitment to ensuring  uninterrupted academic calendar in the state owned tertiary institutions.

Posted 26/10/2017 07:18:50 AM

 

Share on facebook Yahoo mail icon Gmail icon


 

You may also like...
Gov. Ugwuanyi begs FG to hand over land...

Summons: Police IG not fit for any public...

2019: FG plans to frame me, give me...

Imo footballer killed, buried in shallow grave

Recover stolen mace in 24 hours – Senate...

2019: You’re deceiving yourself, PDP tells President

Kogi governor bans ASUU

Kidnap Kingpin, Evans sues Police for seizing his...

Killings: Danjuma’s self-defence call, evidence of Buhari’s failure...

Ekweremadu to rehabilitate Storm-Ravaged School, Others*

Nigeria to exit 90 international organisations – FG...

Herdsmen attacks in Osun, Ondo as Soyinka says...

 

Latest News FG orders extra security as ISIS threatens attacks on commercial flights, airports EMU leader, Arthur Nwankwo, declares: Nobody can stop Biafra Buhari rules out further meeting with nPDP Pres. Buhari to sign 2018 Budget Wednesday Ekweremadu accuses presidency of persecuting opposition 2019: Southern, M’Belt leaders demand INEC chairman’s removal 2019: INEC registering foreigners to vote next year – Southern, Middle Belt leaders NAFDAC urges FG to establish institute for herbal medicine Central Bank governor dies of heart attack 2019: PDP denies demanding N12m from presidential aspirants Contempt: Court jails Uwazuruike one month Power generation drops by 1,087.6MW over gas pipeline rupture

 

Most Read NAFDAC eases processes, cost of registering products for MSMEs (5,955 views) Full Text of Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi’s 2016 Budget Speech (4,073 views) Ex-Heads of State will protect Jonathan from persecution —Kukah (3,661 views) IPOB: ‘We need urgent clarifications on Nnamdi Kanu’s status, whereabouts’, UK Govt tells FG (3,487 views) ASUU strike: Senate intervention ends in deadlock (3,418 views) Ex-governor Adebayo, Keyamo, Arise, others get board appointments (2,839 views) Nigeria ripe for Restructuring Now – Nwodo in Chatham House (2,599 views) Quit notice: Kaduna Govt obtains bench warrant against Northern youths (2,514 views) Buhari has disappointed Nigerians – Arewa Youth Forum (2,485 views) Ugwuanyi commends FG’s siting of ICT University in Enugu (2,483 views) Anambra: INEC releases 37 candidates for Nov poll (2,417 views) Chime not owner of Enugu Mall – Spar (2,084 views)

 

SECTIONS NEWS (141) EDITORIAL (4) POLITICS (283) SOCIETY (95) SPORTS (8) BUSINESS (143) HEALTH (13) EDUCATION (11) ENTERTAINMENT (7) INTERNATIONAL (22) TECHNOLOGY (1) COLUMNISTS (0) LETTERS (0) OPINION (7)

 

 

Julius Agwu - Crazy Interview Demands