Egerton University programs are likely to be paralysed from tomorrow when the Universities Academics Staff Union (Uasu) members begin their strike after the expiry of the seven-day notice.
This comes following a strike notice Special General meeting held by Uasu on October 5 at Nakuru Athletics Club to chart the way forward regarding the more than 600 members’ welfare and after a daylong deliberation
in the latest revealation Uasu national office has endorsed the strike and blamed the university management and the council for turning a blind eye to the plight of its members despite the union raising the matter of the deteriorating welfare of the members
The teaching and learning at the Egerton University will be paralysed from tomorrow when the Universities Academics Staff Union (Uasu) members begin their strike after the expiry of the seven-day notice.a
As per to a letter addressed to the chairman of the University Council, Uasu said it had raised its concerns but the management failed to address their grievances.
In a statement, Uasu Secretary-General Constantine Wasonga said “Our members shall withdraw their labour on October 17 after the expiry of the seven days’ strike notice which was issued on October 11 until their pertinent concerns are addressed exhaustively.”