Labour and Employment Minister Chris Ngige told reporters that the Federation`s Accountant General (AGF) had proposed releasing N40 billion or alternative N35 billion that would be shared by all unions registered in universities after providing the necessary proof that they won the allowance. According to Labour and Employment Minister Chris Ngige, the money would be paid in instalments from May 2021 to January 2022. Budget defense begins as Senate suspends plenary session for 2 weeks Teachers can temporarily return to classrooms on Wednesday, October 21, after ASUU has reached agreements with the Buhari-led government.