By Ajogwu Jerry
The Academic Staff Union of University (ASUU), University of Lagos Chapter, has recorded a 100% compliance with the strike directive given by the union’s National Executive Committee (NEC).
The Chairman of the chapter, Dr Dele Ashiru, made the revelation while speaking to newsmen in Lagos.
According to Ashiru, the chapter held a congress on Tuesday during which members resolved to join in the industrial action.
The union is protesting poor funding of public universities, non-implementation of the 2009 agreement it entered into with the Federal Government.
It is also protesting alleged government plans to introduce tuition fees and an education bank.
According to Ashiru, the strike directive has been carried out fully in the institution.
“We have achieved 100 per cent compliance with the directive handed to us by the union’s executives,” he said.