Naijinfos.com has learnt that the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has agreed to consider the offer made by the federal government and call off the strike.
This followed a closed door meeting of the union with theFederal Government delegates on Thursday.
The leadership of ASUU, however, said that though it has accepted the proposal presented by the government, it will take the proposal to its members and get back to the government in a week.
According to the National President of the union, Biodun Ogunyemi, the union will come back after one week to take its final decisions.
“Now we have some concrete proposal that we will take back to our members for consideration,” he said.
The Minister of Education, Mallam Adamu Adamu after the meeting said that ASUU’s demands have been addressed and the union will get back to the government in a week after consulting with its principals.
ASUU declares an indefinite strike on august 14 this year over 2009 agreement which federal government is yet to fulfill.