Information available to 247ureports.com through sources close to the Kaduna State indicate that the Kaduna State owned tertiary institution has gone on strike owing to unresolved issues concerning payment of wages by the Kaduna State government.
The two major institution that announced their strike yesterday afternoon were Sate College of Education and the State Polythenic. The strike was said to come days before the start of final exams.
The mouth piece of the Kaduna State government, Ruben Buhari, in talking to 247ureports.com confirmed the strike but added that the State government is currently in closed door meeting with the university staff to ‘iron-out’ the details in order to facilitate for the quick end to the strike.
The university staff are striking, according to them, over failed agreement on the part of the State government to pay increases in wages.