Why ASUU Strike Lingers, Tambuwal
Sokoto State Governor, Aminu Waziri Tambuwal, has attributed the lingering strike by college lecturers to the shortage of political will by the previous leaders of the nation to sincerely deal with the issues of the schooling sector.
He made the statement when a coalition of northern college students on Monday endorsed his presidential aspiration for the 2023 common elections in Dutse, Jigawa State.
As well as, the scholars, beneath the auspices of the 19 Northern States College students’ Progressive Discussion board, additionally conferred on him an award of “The Finest Governor of the Yr” in recognition of his pragmatic and sincere strategy to points regarding schooling and youths growth.
The governor, who was represented by the State Commissioner for Youths and Sports activities, Comrade Bashir Usman Goron, tasked college students to maintain on struggling to make sure that campuses are reopened for tutorial actions throughout the shortest time attainable.
Tambuwal, who challenged the youths to replicate on the present state of affairs of the nation, warned that no person would safe the way forward for the nation for the youths except they took the gauntlet.
The previous Speaker of the Home of Representatives questioned why the Tutorial Employees Union of Universities (ASUU) has to embark on strike throughout each administration, saying the event might be related with the shortage of political will to handle the problems raised by ASUU.
Based on him, “The difficulty of FG/ASUU is a trigger for concern to all right-thinking Nigerians.
“Everyone knows what the issues are, but it has been lingering for greater than 15 years now and up until now, there seems no finish in sight.
“No authorities seems keen to resolve the issues.
“Aside from the shortage of political will to resolve the issues, I consider the federal government ought to have interaction constructively with the lecturers and don’t promise what they can not afford, that I consider is what has stored the difficulty lingering until date.
“So far as I’m involved, you (college students) are those to struggle for the way forward for schooling within the nation.
“You’re the ones that may battle for the schooling of this nation.
“Due to this fact, so long as we preserve mute, consider me, our universities will stay closed for a very long time.”
The spokesman of the discussion board, Muhammad Inuwa Alhassan, whereas justifying the selection of Tambuwal for the award, mentioned he did effectively in all indices of growth examined.
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