The clash between the Ilorin University chapter of the Academic Staff Union and the union's national headquarters must be a thing of the previous, next a series of talks between the 2 factions of the UNISORIN Chapter of the ASUU led by Usman Raheem and Kayode Afolayan, in addition to a delegation from the national headquarters of the union led by Dr. Ben Ugheoke.
A five-point resolution was signed by all three parties on July 3, 2019, ending the two-decade clash that was triggered by the sacking of 49 school speakers, labeled "ASUU 49+". By the management. from the university in 2001 for participating in a national strike organized by the ASUU.
Raheem, who chairs part of union factions at UNILORIN, described the reconciliation as a positive development and congratulated the group of holiday makers for completing the reconciliation process. a mature and methodical way. He paid tribute to the present leadership of the university for his support for the peace and progress of this institution and congratulated the national leaders of the Union for having done all that was of their power to make sure that "a term is put to the crisis".
He recalled that the group of experts had had many interactions with ASUU members as a way to reach a compromise, concluding that neither party should do anything to undermine the peace process.
While he congratulated his colleagues on the development, Dr. Raheem said that the University of Ilorin had quite a bit to acquire from the newfound peace. He explained that "we can now freely walk on any campus in Nigeria, interact with colleagues, collaborate with academics from other universities for research, examination and review purposes. by peers. "[ad_2]