SSANU/ABU Exco Dissolution, Unconstitutional – Congress

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The Senior Staff Association of Nigeria Universities (SSANU) Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria has described the purported dissolution of branch executives by the National Executive Council  (NEC) as illegal and unconstitutional.

Arising from its emergency mini congress attended by the unit representatives committee meeting held at the SSANU Secretariat, Chaired by Comrade Iliyasu Abdulrauf Bello the Branch  resolved that, the tenure of the National President and his executive have been expired on the 23rd July, 2019, having spent 8 years in  office as provided by the constitution of the union.

Having served as stipulated period, and the tenure has expired, the National president and his executives lacks constitutional power to presided over any NEC meeting and the decision to dissolved SSANU/ABU Zaria is against the Union Constitution and its remain illegal.

The mini congress also noted with concern that, the purported dissolution of the ABU branch is not only an attempt to undermine the court, it is tantamount to subjudice.

Also SSANU/ABU Under the watch of Comrade Iliyasu Abdullauf Bello had sued the NAC and NEC of SSANU on behalf of the branch over their several illegal and unconstitutional actions and the cases are before the Court  of  Appeal.

The chairman  lamented that  the  National  Body  of  SSANU particularly the   National Administrative  Committee (NAC) had  remained the  despair of ABU   branch.

On the  payment of  earned  allowances ,   Comrade  Bello  said the  resolution made  at the  congress  meeting  of  24th  July  2019  has  been communicated  to the  management  as a collective  position for  consideration  and  ,implementation .

The Chairman  advised  members  to go  about their  legitimate  business as the  law  take  its  course in no time.


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