The leadership of National Association of Nigerian Students, NANS, South West Zone has called on its members and other stakeholders in the region to troop out en masse to demand for the immediate reopening of public Varsities.
The coordinator of the Zone, Kowe Odunayo Amos in a statement released on Sunday said the call to hit the street is sequel to the failure of the Federal government to meet the demands of the Academic Staff Union of Universities, ASUU, as contained in a statement issued on November 18 by the students’ body, that the association won’t have any other options than to call for mass action should the government fail to end the lingering strike.
Read the full statement below:
Sequel to the press text of NANS Zone D on November 18, 2020 and the failure of the Federal Government to meet the demands of ASUU thereby ending the 8month old strike action of striking lecturers which would give room for students to resume academic activities on their campuses, the leadership of the Zone with this circular call on all Nigerian students, workers and the entire Nigerian people to mobilise en mass for massive action commencing from Monday, December 7, 2020 to strictly demand that the Federal Government should meet the demands of ASUU.
Convergence Point: NTA, Ibadan Time: 9.00am. Kowe Odunayo Amos Coordinator, NANS Zone D.08060337337