The House of Representatives has directed the Minister of Education, Mal Adamu Adamu to invite all concerned parties to the lingering ASUU strike for a meeting with the leadership on Tuesday..
The directive was contained in a letter by the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila via the Clerk of the House, Yahaya Danzaria dated 15 September.
Mr Gbajabiamila expressed concern and noted that the leadership of the House is concerned about the “negative consequences of the strike on the future and quality of education of the Nigerian youths, who have been out of school for six months despite the intervention of the House and several well-meaning Nigerians
Mr Adamu has also been directed to submit a written presentation of ASUU’s perspective on the issue to the House before the meeting day.
The meeting is scheduled for 3 p.m. at the Speakers Conference Room at the National Assembly Complex in Abuja.