Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) of the Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH) Ogbomoso chapter on Wednesday issued a ten-day ultimatum to the management of the institution to pay their salaries or face industrial action.
According to findings by campusbiz, the warning by the university lecturers will end on the 15th of November, 2019, adding that it might resort to strike at the expiration of the ultimatum.
According to the union, the academic staff of the institution, are being owed eleven months salaries.
However, the Chairman of the union, Biodun Olaniran and the union’s Secretary, Toyin Abegunrin in a congress resolution which was made available to pressmen threatened to withhold the Semester results of 2018/2019 academic session until the salaries are paid.
ASUU maintained that the welfare of her members remained paramount in her demands and it would do everything at her disposal not to expse her members to undeserved economic hardship.
“The Union gives the university administration till Friday 15th November, 2019 to pay the salaries of August, September and October 2019 failure of which will cause the Union to hold a Congress on Monday 18th November, 2019 where necessary action deemed fit will be taken. The rain semester results of 2018/2019 academic session would not be submitted until the said salaries are paid,” the union stated.
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