Tanzania's Doctors Sued Over Strike
The Media Council of Muslims plans to sue the Medical Association of Tanzania, alleging that a recent doctor's strike resulted in fatalities, while the association's president was charged with disobeying lawful orders and inciting members to remain on strike.
Doctors strike (file photo): A deserted section of the Muhimbili Orthopaedic Institute in Dar es Salaam.
Tanzania: Mkopi Lands in Court Over Doctors'strike
Tanzania Daily News, 11 July 2012
The President of the Medical Association of Tanzania (MAT), Namala Mkopi, was arraigned on Tuesday at Kisutu Resident Magistrate's Court charged with two counts of disobeying ... read more »
Tanzania: Striking Doctors' Perks Suspended
Tanzania Daily News, 10 July 2012
THE Ministry of Health and Social Welfare has suspended allowances of all striking doctors effective July 1, 2012. read more »
Tanzania Daily News, 9 July 2012
THE government has stressed that the strike by doctors has ended and that all those who have agreed to continue with their jobs have resumed work in public hospitals. read more »