The Federal Authorities has blamed the continuing civil unrest by youths throughout the nation on the commercial motion embarked upon by the Tutorial Workers Union of College (ASUU) within the nation.
Sen. Chris Ngige, Minister of Labour and Employment, stated this in a reconciliation assembly between the Federal Authorities and ASUU on Thursday in Abuja.
In accordance with Ngige, “for the previous one week, now we have all been on our toes, we’ve been assembly, and we pray that this assembly will yield good fruits.
“We don’t benefit from the truth that the youngsters who’re purported to be at school are being recruited into the EndSARS, #EndStrike, #EndSWAT marketing campaign.
“As a lot as potential, we’ll attempt to see how we will meet ourselves midway in order that we will resolve this disaster to the advantages of all and the nation at massive.”
The minister stated that the Federal Authorities has commenced the method of testing the College Transparency Accountability Answer (UTAS) platform, created by ASUU.
He stated that ASUU members have claimed that the platform will accommodate the peculiarities of the college programs and that the platform will contain three levels of the check to be concluded inside the timeframe the union gave the federal government.
“We’ve got the preliminary report, and the check run on the UTAS, and we consider that with that, we can get it proper.
“Let me make it clear to members of the press. We by no means stated UTAS would exchange the Built-in Personnel Data System (IPPIS) as a few of you’re reporting.
“No! The UTAS developed by them is for the College programs, they usually really feel that it captures the peculiarities which are configured to accommodate all of the College programs, particularly because it impacts the Professors and different educating workers and even the Non-Tutorial Workers.
“We, as a authorities, really feel we’re going to put it up for assessments – three levels of the check. We’ve completed the primary stage of the check, which is throughout the timeline of six months that ASUU promised.
“We’re going to do one other integrity check, Alpha check, Beta check and the one they name roll-over and different no matter check. It’s the technologists that know all these assessments. However that is the spherical we’re happening now,” he stated.