Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen Chris Ngige; National President, NLC, Comrade Ayuba Wabba; Vice President, ASUU, Emmanuel Osodeke; ASUU President, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi during their meeting with the Minister in Abuja. NAN

The Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have resolved to set up seven-man committee to work out modalities for the actualization of its 2009 agreement.

Minister of Labour and Employment, Sen. Chris Ngige, said this at an intensive Conciliatory meeting with the leadership of ASUU and Minister of Education on Friday in Abuja.

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Ngige said that the Ministry of Education would be represented by three people, ASUU by three members, while government would be represented by one person who would serve as the Chairman of the Committee.

He assured ASUU that government would implement all the seven demands of the union as contained in the 2009 agreement.

Also speaking, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, ASUU President, said ASUU would accept the proposal presented by the Federal Government on its demands.

Ogunyemi, however, called on the Federal Government to fast track the process of implementing the 2009 agreement with the union.