FG working To End ASUU Strike Soon – Goodluck Opiah

Goodluck Opiah, minister of state for education, has assured that the federal government is working to ensure that the strike action by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) ends soon.

FG working To End ASUU Strike Soon Says minister

The new minister of state for education, Opiah gave the assurance on Sunday in Owerri, Imo state capital, while fielding questions from reporters at a reception organised in his honour.

Opiah, who was confirmed by the senate for his ministerial position in June, expressed hope that the disagreement would be resolved in no time.

ASUU is currently on strike over the federal government’s failure to honour an agreement on issues bordering on funding universities, as well as salaries and allowances of lecturers.

He added that he is prepared to make an impact in the education sector and ready to work with Adamu Adamu, minister of education.

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