Ekiti University Lecturers Are Back To Work
Its relief for students of Ekiti State University after three months of staying at home doing nothing.
Their lecturers have embarked on strike since January over unresolved staff welfare issues and unpaid salaries.
But on Thursday, the EKSU chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, (ASUU) called of its 3-month old strike.
Students would be grateful to the 53 per cent of members who voted for strike call-off, if management could pay at least one-month salary and one-month deduction.
The ASUU decision came as management of the institution also announced plans to pay one-month salary and one-month deduction, while negotiation continues on other aspects of the requests by the academic staff.
Another 43 per cent voted for the continuation of the strike at the marathon ASUU meeting held on Thursday.