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EKSU Calls Off ASUU Strike 2022, Announces Resumption

The management Ekiti State University (EKSU) has called off ASUU strike for 2022 and will resume academic activities right away. The decision was made in a stakeholders’ meeting on Sunday, August 24th, 2022. The meeting involved the Vice Chancellor of the University, Provost, Deans, Heads of Departments (HODs) and other senior officers of the university.

We use this medium to inform students of Ekiti State University (EKSU) and the general public that the university has pulled out of the prolonged ASUU strike. The authorities of the university has since announced a new resumption date for EKSU students to continue the 2021/2022 academic session.

EKSU Calls Off ASUU Strike 2022, Announced Resumption Date

Below is the official resolution released by the authorities of the University:


1. Stakeholders in Ekiti State University, Ado Ekiti, which included the Vice Chancellor and other Principal Officers, Provosts, Deans, Directors, Heads of Departments, Professors and Officers on grade level 14 and above met on Sunday, 21st August, 2022 to review the situation in the University.

2. Stakeholders noted the socio-economic effects of the current strike action embarked upon by the staff unions in the University on other stakeholders (parents, students. alumni and staff) and the plea by the parents It further noted that the industrial action is having negative effects not only on the students but also on the University. These include

  1. undue prolongation of the academic calendar and the stay of the students on campus;
  2. low patronage by candidates seeking admission to the University,
  3. inability of Staff to meet up with their financial obligations,
  4. inability to pay Staff salaries, among others

3. Participants at the meeting deliberated extensively on the matter and resolved that, in the interest of the teeming population of our students, their parents and the survival of the University, it has become imperative for all members of staff currently on strike in the University to resume normal offical activities

4. Consequently, the stakeholders unanimously decided that the University, Management should reopen the university without further delay for continuation of academic activities.

You can check here to read the EKSU resumption date post on NGScholars.

EKSU Calls Off ASUU Strike

Announced Resumption Date:

5. Accordingly, all newly-admitted students for 2021/2022 academic session should also resume on Monday, August 2, 2022 for screening, registration and orientation programme.

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