The Student Union Government (SUG), Kogi State University, has teamed up with the National Association of Nigerian Students (NANS), to protest against three months of industrial action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Kogi State University chapter.
The protest is currently taking place at Ganaja Junction, Lokoja, the state’s capital, Bellanaija reports
The lecturers embarked on strike to press home demands for their 5 months salary arrears. The state government reportedly paid 4 months of the salary arrears. The Union has however, insisted on getting their demands in full as issues bothering on the 1 month outstanding salary and tax rebate lingered.