The leaders of Academic Staff Union of University finally suspend the 3 months old strike.
Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi who happens to be the President of the Union announced this today during a press brief at the Nigeria Labor Congress in Abuja.
The striking lecturers took the decision after a meeting with representatives of the Federal Government led by the Minister of Labour and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige.
The meeting came hours before Professor Ogunyemi announced the decision of ASUU to suspend the strike.
It had in attendance leaders of the union and government representatives such as the permanent secretaries at the ministries of Education, as well as Labour and Employment, and some directors from the ministries.