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[Edo]–Members of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic (ASUP), Senior Staff Association of Nigerian Polytechnics (SSANIP) and Non-Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (NASUP) branch of the Federal Polytechnic Auchi in Edo State have put an end to the indefinite strike which was commenced about a month ago.

This was made known in a communiqué signed by Abdulganiyu Braimah (ASUP) Omonekhai Shaka (SSANIP) Solomon Aliabakhalumhe (NASU) and was jointly issued after a Joint Action Congress (JAC) by the unions.

According to the communique, “Sequel to the deliberations and resolutions reached at the inaugural meeting between the new management led by Dr. Sanusi Jimah and the executive member of the joint unions ASUP, SSANIP and NASU.”

“The current strike embarked upon by the unions on February 6 to press home our demands, we hereby suspend the strike as workers are directed to resume their duties.”

It should be remembered that the unions which have been pleaded to by the school management, community member among others, embarked on an indefinite strike on February 06, 2017, to demand the enrollment of the members of staff into CONTISS 15 Migration Salary Structure for levels 11 downward and payment of promotion arrears, among other demands.

THE PAGE had reported that the Members of the Academic Staff Union of Polytechnic, (ASUP) Auchi chapter, has demanded the removal of the principal head of Auchi polytechnic, the acting rector Mr. Jafaru Buraimah, Mr. Patrick Owie the bursar, and the registrar, Dr Mrs. Aashipelokhai Margaret, for alleged financial and administrative fraud.

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