Union protests planned privatisation of universities’ staff schools


The Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities (SSANU), South-West Zone, has condemned the move by the Federal Government to privatise universities’ staff schools in the country.
Vice President of SSANU in South-West, Alfred Jimoh, made the condemnation during a protest by the association on the University of Ilorin campus on Thursday in Ilorin.
Jimoh called for the removal of the Executive Secretary, National Universities Commission, Prof. Julius Okojie for his involvement in the proposed privatisation of the university staff schools.
Jimoh expressed the union’s displeasure over a circular dated March 5th, 2014 and issued by the Federal Ministry of Education directing that funding …Read More

Source:: New Mail