Lecturers of the Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu College, COOU, Igbariam, Anambra State Tuesday stated they’ve resumed educational duties within the college, and wouldn’t be a part of the management of the Educational Employees Union of Universities (ASUU) within the establishment on its not too long ago introduced strike.
ASUU, led by Prof Okey Aniebo had two weeks in the past said that lecturers within the college wouldn’t resume for responsibility because the establishment reopens.
Aniebo stated establishment lacked fundamental services for studying, whereas workers had been additionally paid abysmally.
However lecturers within the college after a gathering on Tuesday denied Aniebo and members of executives, stating that they had been being egocentric with the wrestle.
Prof Osita Chiaghanam, a lecturer within the college who presided over the assembly of the tutorial workers of the establishment, led members to cross a vote of confidence on the administration of the college, Prof Greg Nwakoby, insisting that he has fulfilled all of the expectations of the workers and in addition worthy of commendation.
“The administration of the college underneath the management of Prof Greg Nwakoby has prioritized workers welfare to a scale that’s unprecedented within the annals of the college historical past.
“Nwakoby upon the inception of his administration dismantled all recognized impediments to real union calls for and conducive university-wide elections to refill inner seats within the governing council of the college.
“ASUU has additionally benefited from the fast infrastructural improvement within the college by having its secretariat roofed by the college administration. COOU maybe is the one college the place this has occurred.”
The lecturers said clearly that they’ve been collaborating within the educational actions of the college since resumption whereas including that some college students had additionally commenced examination.
They lashed out on the Prof Aniebo-led ASUU, calling on him and his executives to rapidly resign from workplace to provide manner for real union struggles.