A Home of Representatives candidate, Ekiti Central Federal Constituency 2, Lere Olayinka, has made an attraction to ASUU.
Olayinka, on Saturday, went on his knees to beg the Educational Workers Union of Universities, ASUU, to name of the strike motion embarked upon over 7 months.
Lere Olayinka mentioned his motion doesn’t imply he doesn’t admire the calls for of ASUU, however mentioned he’s sure that when the PDP have a govt within the nation, the calls for will probably be addressed.
Vanguard reported how Minister of State for Schooling, Festus Keyamo, SAN, at an interview on Channels TV mentioned “the Academic Union is holding the government at the Jugular and can’t not push the federal government into borrowing”, an announcement that has drawn broad criticisms towards the Buhari’s minister from Nigerians.
Reacting, Lere Olayinka went on his knees to beg ASUU to name of the strike saying since Keyamo mentioned the Buhari authorities has misplaced all sense of accountability to finish the strike and has mentioned it’s the obligation of Nigerians to beg ASUU.
He mentioned ”I’m on my bended knees this morning, pleading as a father or mother that this strike in our universities ought to finish.
“My plea is premised on the confession of the Minister of State for Labour and Employment, Festus Keyamo (I gained’t handle him as a SAN as a result of a SANship is about having sense), that the Buhari’s APC govt doesn’t have or have misplaced each sense of accountability to finish the strike.
Lere additional mentioned, “Keyamo, on Live TV yesterday, said that on the strike, the FG has become helpless, hopeless, clueless, visionless and directionless.”
“Due to this fact, it has now turn into the obligation of Nigerians to beg ASUU to finish the strike.
“Consequently, In the name of God, I am on my knees begging ASUU to call off the strike so that our children can return to school.”
The PDP Reps Candidate famous that, “This is not to say that I do not appreciate the demands of ASUU, but I am sure that when we have a govt in the country, the demands will be addressed.”
“Extra in order that the strike NO even KONSAN these on this Buhari’s APC authorities as a result of their kids are both in universities overseas or non-public universities in Nigeria.
“Thank you as you consider this my plea and call of the strike.”