Tertiary Institutions In Plateau State Embark On Strike

The Joint Union of Plateau State Owned Tertiary Institutions (JUPTI) on Monday embarked on indefinite strike over non-payment of five months salary arrears. The action followed a letter dated August 23 and jointly signed by its chairman, Paul Dakogol and Secretary, Ayum Solomon. JUPTI, in the letter, gave government seven-day ultimatum within which the arrears should be paid or faces the consequences. Luka Panpe, Secretary, Academic Staff Union of Polytechnics (ASUP), Plateau Polytechnic Chapter, and a member of JUPTI, told NAN that the strike became necessary following the failure of…

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