The meeting between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of university is currently ongoing at the conference room of the Ministry of Labour and Employment in Abuja. ASUU National President, Professor Biodun Ogunyemi, led other striking lecturers to the meeting which has the Minister of Labour and Employment, Chris Ngige, in attendance.
Also in attendance are the permanent secretaries of the Minsitries of Education and Labour and Employment as well as other directors from the two ministries.
Senator Ngige in his opening remarks, said he was hoping that the meeting will be its last with the union towards resolving the 3 months old strike.
The ASUU president on his part said he was hopeful that the meeting won't last as long as previous ones.
UPDATE: The ASUU & FG Meeting has just been concluded. Details of the resolutions will soon be announced by the president of the union....