A meeting between the Federal Government and the Academic Staff Union of Universities was cancelled by the Ministry of Labour and Employment on Monday.
This was the second time in two weeks that the scheduled meeting was postponed by the government.
The spokesman, Ministry of Labour and Employment, Charles Akpan, did not give reasons for the development.
It was, however, gathered that ASUU was still consulting with its organs on the latest offer by the government.
Efforts to get ASUU failed its president, Prof. Biodun Ogunyemi, could not be reached.