The Executive Secretary of the National Universities Commission (NUC) Prof. Abubakar Rasheed, has urged Nigerian universities’ Vice-Chancellors to help government end the current strike by the Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU).
He described university education as fundamental to the success of any economy.
He, therefore, said that there was a need to put in place measures, identify challenges and come up with solutions to reposition the university system.
Also, the Minister of State for Education, Mr Goodluck Opiah, urged the vice-chancellors to maintain their key role in ensuring adherence to their mandate.
Opiah urged the vice-chancellors to manage the day-to-day administration of the universities, by working with the university’s council and the government to promote the fortune of the university education.
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