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El-Rufai dismisses striking Kaduna varsity lecturers

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Embattled Governor Nasir El-Rufai of Kaduna State on Tuesday dismissed some lecturers of the Kaduna State University for partaking in the ongoing strike in the state.

WUZUPNIGERIA earlier reported that the governor sacked all nurses below grade level 14 for embarking on strike in solidarity with the Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC).

Speaking in a press statement by his media aide, Muyiwa Adekeye, on Tuesday, titled, ‘KDSG will not tolerate criminal acts disguised as industrial action’, El-Rufai ordered the dismissal of all KSU lecturers who joined the strike.

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Part of the statement read, “Any academic staff of KASU that does not report for work will be dismissed. The authorities of KASU are to submit a copy of the attendance register for all categories of staff daily to the Secretary to the State Governemnt and the Commissioner of Education.

“All MDAs are also to submit daily copies of attendance register to the Head of Service;

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“KDSG will not submit its treasury to the entitled minority. We will reform and rightsize our public service to meet the needs and resources of the Kaduna State even if the NLC strikes ad infinitum.

“The government remains committed to using all the resources it can generate to serve the interests of the majority of its citizens, providing social services beyond paying salaries, always putting the interests of the many ahead of the few.”

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