Governor El-Rufai has vowed to sack all Kaduna Lecturers over ASUU strike.
Newsonline stories that Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State has threatened to sack all of the Kaduna State College (KASU) lecturers in the event that they proceed to look at the Tutorial Employees Union of Universities (ASUU) strike.
Recall that ASUU has been on strike since February over the failure of the federal authorities to fulfill its calls for.
Many makes an attempt by the federal government to make the lecturers return to the lecture rooms haven’t yielded outcomes as of at this time.
Simply on Monday, labour unions commenced solidarity protests in some elements of the nation with ASUU.
Nevertheless, talking on a radio programme in Kaduna on Wednesday, El-Rufai instructed the lecturers to return to school rooms with a purpose to keep away from having their positions declared vacant, including that KASU lecturers had no motive to hitch any strike.
Based on him, ASUU had an issue with the federal authorities, not the state authorities.
He stated, “The Appearing Vice Chancellor has assured me that they’ll resume, however I’ve requested them to seek out out if they really resumed work, as a result of I initially instructed that their wage be stopped. However I used to be later instructed they didn’t be a part of the strike, so I requested that it needs to be investigated and those who collected wage and joined the strike will likely be requested to refund the wage.
“It’s because Nigeria’s regulation says ‘no work, no pay’. That is the regulation. So whoever joined the strike won’t be paid a wage. We’ve been telling the KASU lecturers that they haven’t any drawback with the State authorities. ASUU’s drawback is with the Federal authorities. Subsequently, why will our workers who haven’t any issues with us be a part of the strike?
“If this continues, I’ll get up sooner or later to sack all of them, I swear to God. We are going to sack all of them and declare their positions vacant on the pages of newspapers. They as soon as did the identical factor and we gave them warning, now they repeated it. I’m solely ready to obtain the report from the commissioner for schooling. I swear to God, we are going to sack all those who joined the strike in the event that they refuse to renew work.”