After weeks of negotiations and slowness, the Federal Authorities accepted on Friday the requirement of the Union of Tutorial Staff of Universities to be exempted from the Built-in Payroll and Personnel Info System.
The federal government has additionally modified its thoughts on numerous points, together with the insistence that each one school at federal universities be paid via the IPPIS platform.
Studying the assertion on the finish of a seven-hour negotiation with ASUU members in Abuja, Minister of Labor and Employment, Senator Chris Ngige, mentioned that the federal government additionally agreed with ASUU’s requirement to pay the overdue wages of its staff. members from February to June till the previous platform for cost of salaries, the Built-in Monetary and Administration Info System of the Authorities.
The federal government additionally provided to extend grants awarded to school staff from N30 billion to N35 billion and the revitalization fund from N20 billion to N25 billion.
The progress within the negotiations ought to finish the eight-month strike initiated by college professors.
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