The University of Ibadan Chapter of the Academic Staff Union of Universities on Wednesday directed members of the union to begin full academic activities as from Thursday , September 21.
The directive was given at a Congress of the Union held at the Faculty of Arts of the institution and presided over by the Chairman , Dr . Deji Omole .
Omole said that the development would formally be communicated to the Vice Chancellor , Prof .Idowu Olayinka .
“ ASUU has shown enough understanding with the government . Our union should not be blamed if the Federal Government reneges on the signed Memorandum of Action (MoA ),” he said .
Omole called on the university management to ensure a conducive teaching , research and learning environment for the continuation of the concluding first semester examinations and commencement of the second semester of 2016/ 2017 session.
“ Members are to return to the classrooms , start supervision of students although on credit as well as commence attendance of statutory meetings” .
According to Omole , since the Federal Government has agreed it was at fault , the new trust must not meet disappointment by the October implementation date .
“ With regards to our new MoA , any attempt by government to renege in implementing the agreements by October will be resisted and the consequences is better imagined than experienced ”