The Chairman Senate Committee on Education, Sen Uche Chukwumerije has assured that the prolonged strike by the Polytechnics and Colleges of Education lecturers will soon be called off.
Sen Chukwumerije gave the assurance on Tuesday while leading members of the Senate Committee on an oversight function to inspect model schools in Abeokuta ,Ogun State .
He explained that the strike of the Polytechnics dragged for too long because of the manner with which stakeholders in the education sector handled issues relating to education.
The senator hinted that the Committee was working with stakeholders in the sector for the attainment of the highest possible goals in the education sector.
Chukwumerije added that the Polytechnic strike issue must be seen and taken as a no victor ,no vanquished case amongst contenders for the matter to be resolved amicably and in short time.
Receiving the Committee members during a courtesy visit to him in his office ,the Ogun State Governor,Senator Ibikunle Amosun said that education is on the third agenda of the priority of his administration.