The President, Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU), Biodun Ogunyemi, said on Wednesday that Nigerians deserve better welfare systems to alleviate hardship in the country.
Mr Ogunyemi, in a message to workers, said the situation in the country has made life unbearable for Nigerian masses “while the few rich continue to enrich themselves at the expense of the poor majority.”
The ASUU Chairman lamented that “Nigerian poor and downtrodden have nothing to celebrate their Christmas.”
According to Mr Ogunyemi, the worsening state of the country’s economy has hit the poor masses below the belt and made the Yuletide meaningless.
He noted that the celebration is more meaningful when Nigerians have access to qualitative education, healthcare and other good things of…