Final year student drag Buhari, all state Governors to Court over the ongoing ASUU strike

Soohemba Agatha Aker, a final year student of Benue State University has dragged President Muhammadu Buhari and the 36 state governors to court for the federal government’s poor handling of the ASUU strike.

The federal government and Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) have failed to reach a concrete agreement since the industrial action began 7 months ago.

Agatha’s prayer to the court

In the fundamental right enforcement suit marked FHC/ABJ/CS/1684/2022, Vanguard reports that the former Benue varsity SUG president is requiring the court to put a stop to the payment of Buhari’s salaries and allowances until a final resolution is reached between FG and ASUU.

The law student is also asking the court to stop paying the salaries and allowances of the 36 state governors, and all political office holders in the country until the strike is resolved.

She is also seeking a similar order against the Chief of Staff to the President, Secretary to the government, all the Senators and the members of the House of Representatives, all the Ministers, Permanent Secretaries, heads of parastatals and extra ministerial bodies of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, all the Vice Chancellors and the members of Senate of striking Universities, as well as the salaries and allowances of striking universities and all the ASUU members.

In the suit filed by her counsel, Chukwuma-Machukwu Ume (SAN), the applicant who stated that she is currently affected by the strike listed the Federal Government of Nigeria, Registered Trustees of ASUU, President of the Senate, Speaker of the House of Representatives, and the Governor of Abia State as respondents of the case.

She said she is doing this on behalf of all students of public tertiary institutions that have been affected by the strike.


Check JAMB Result

Check and Confirm: How much is Dollar to Naira
Pounds to Naira Rate Today

👍 Advertise your business on THETALK.NG!

From just N4,999 per month, you can advertise your products and services to over 1,500,000 users on our website. Click here to read more.


Information is Power!

Don’t miss any valuable information or opportunity that can change your life, business, and family positively and permanently.


Click Here to Join our Google Group

For Latest updates on News, Jobs & Business Ideas, and Opportunities.

Copyright Warning!

Contents on this website may not be republished, reproduced, or redistributed either in whole or in part without due permission or acknowledgment.
Proper acknowledgment includes, but not limited to (a) LINK BACK TO THE ARTICLE in the case of re-publication on online media, (b) Proper referencing in the case of usage in research, magazine, brochure, or academic purposes,.
All contents are protected by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act 1996 (DMCA).

The images, except where otherwise indicated, are taken directly from the web, if some images were inserted by mistake violating the copyright, please contact the administrator for immediate removal.

We publish all content with good intentions. If you own this content & believe your copyright was violated or infringed, please contact us for immediate removal.

🤑 Start Making Money from home today!

👉 Get the correct FREE FOOTBALL PREDICTION TIPS and Guides today. Click here

🤑 Make Money now!

👉 Make money writing for us. Apply for Freelance writing jobs in Nigeria.

Leave a Reply

Jasper Chinedu
Jasper Chinedu (Sparobanks) is a Computer Program with over 5 years experience. He holds a Higher National Deploma in Computer Science from the Federal Polytechnic Nekede, Owerri. He has built lots of Mobile APPS, Website of all kind, including this Website. Jasper is a Chief Editor and Webmaster at THETALK.NG. Email: [email protected]