ASUU Strike: NUC Meets Education Minister, VCS Sept.6

National Universities Commission NUC has scheduled a meeting among the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, Pro-Chancellors and Vice-Chancellors of federal universities for September 6 over the lingering strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities ASUU.

NUC Executive SecretaryAbubakar Rasheed, announced the meeting via a statement in Abuja.

The statement was signed by NUC’s Deputy Executive Secretary, Administration, Chris Maiyaki, and made available to Newsmen in Abuja.

Rasheed said the commission had invited the pro-chancellors and their vice-chancellors to a meeting with the minister to seek succeeding solution to the crisis.

According to the statement, the pro-chancellors and their vice-chancellors are expected to meet with Adamu, to deliberate on issues concerning the ongoing ASUU strike.

The meeting, according to the executive secretary, will hold at the commission’s headquarters, Abuja.