Kenyan Nurses Vow to Continue Strike


Nurses have said they will not return to work until the government recognizes their demands for a union.
  • Kenya:  Nurses Vow to Continue With Strike

    Capital FM, 16 December 2012

    Patients in public hospitals will continue to bear the brunt of an ongoing strike by nurses after the health workers vowed to go on with the industrial action until the government ... read more »

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Strike scene.

  • Kenya:  We Are Not Afraid of Your Empty Threats, Nurses Tell Nyong'o

    The Star, 17 December 2012

    Nurses will not go back to work despite the sacking threats issued by medical services minister Anyang' Nyong'o. Secretary General of the nurses' union Seth Panyako says the ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Nurses Told to Go to Work By Tomorrow or Face the Sack

    The Star, 16 December 2012

    Nurses have been told to go back to work by tomorrow or be sacked. Medical services minister Anyang' Nyong'o says those who will not have reported to work by 1PM tomorrow will have ... read more »

  • Kenya:  No End in Sight As Nurses Strike Enters Day Four

    The Star, 6 December 2012

    Nurses have resolved to seek audience with the President and the Prime Minister as the strike enters its fourth day. Kenya union of Nurses secretary general Seth Panyako says the ... read more »

  • Kenya:  No End in Sight As Nurses Strike Enters Day Three

    The Star, 5 December 2012

    The countrywide nurses' strike may not end any time soon since the labor ministry has failed to dialogue with the group. Kenya union of nurses Secretary General Seth Panyako says ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Hospital Services Paralyzed As Nurses Strike

    The Star, 5 December 2012

    Patients are being turned away from some public health facilities due to the nurses' strike that began on Monday. Coast provincial director of medical services Maurice Siminyu says ... read more »

  • Kenya:  Embu Hospital Nurses Strike Paralyses Service

    The Star, 5 December 2012

    Services at the Embu Provincial General Hospital were yesterday paralysed after nurses joined the country-wide strike. The nurses are demanding a review of their take home salary. read more »

  • Kenya:  Nurses Against Strike Need Security - Nyong'o

    Capital FM, 4 December 2012

    Medical Services Minister Anyang' Nyong'o wants security agencies to protect nurses who have refused to join in a nationwide strike that began Monday. read more »

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