Following the declaration of a nationwide strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities, the University of Ilorin (UNILORIN), ASUU chapter has refused to take part in the ongoing indefinite industrial action embarked upon by the union.

This was disclosed by the UNILORIN branch Chairman of ASUU, Uthman Abdulraheem.

According to him, the institution did not join the strike as they were not officially communicated to by the Union.

Reports from Channels TV also show that some students are on campus for registration with the surroundings empty of activities.

ASUU Chairman, however, revealed that the inability of the union to resolve the alleged sacking of 41 lecturers by the university years ago was responsible for not joining the industrial action called by the national body.

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