The Academic Staff Union of Universities (ASUU) has disowned the Minister of Communications and Digital Economy, Dr Isa Pantami as one of their own while also declaring his professorship as illegal.
The union after its National Executive Council meeting declared the promotion as “illegal”.
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This was declared at a press conference addressed by the President of ASUU, Prof. Emmanuel Osodeke, on Monday.
He said, “You cannot be a minister and a lecturer in a university. It is an encouragement of illegality.
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“Pantami has to quit as a minister and be tried for doing double jobs within the same federal system. He is not qualified. Pantam should not be treated as a professor.
“We have resolved to sanction ASUU members involved in his promotion and the VC of FUTO.”
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