Monday, 5 December 2016

Be Patient With My Government – BuhariBegs ASUU

President Muhammadu Buhari, has
appealed to the Academic Staff Union of
Universities, ASUU, for understanding,
stressing that his administration is
determined to meet their needs.
Buhari made the appeal during the
convocation ceremony of the Federal
University of Technology, Owerri, Imo
The President, who was represented by the
Minister of State for Education, Prof
Anthony Anwuka, urged ASUU to
appreciate the current economic challenges
that has financially constrained the Federal
Government from meeting its demands.
Buhari assured that his administration will
not renege on its promise to provide
opportunities and avenues so that youths
can develop their skills and creative
He said, “As partners in progress, I plead
for understanding and cooperation as the
government is committed to addressing the
various issues being canvassed by the
Union, as we strive to right the wrongs of
the past.
“The fear is further amplified with the
rising unemployment coupled with the
recent economic recession that has befallen
our beloved country. Periods like this are
opportunities for geniuses to emerge.”