Kenyan Nurses Call Off Strike

Nurses have called off the national strike that paralysed operations in most public hospitals for a month.

  • Kenya:   Nurses Call Off Strike

    The Star, 8 January 2013

    Striking nurses have called off their nationwide strike that has paralysed operations in most public hospitals for four weeks. Read more »

Photo: B Wolff/UN

Nurse attends to a patient (file photo): Striking nurses have defied an order to call off the strike.

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    Capital FM, 7 January 2013

    Striking nurses have gone back to court seeking a review of a ruling given by Industrial Court Judge Maureen Onyango on Friday declaring their strike illegal. Read more »

  • Kenya:   Nurses Move to Court to Challenge Return - to - Work Order

    The Star, 7 January 2013

    Nurses are in court this morning seeking a review of an order issued by the the Industrial Court on Friday. The industrial court had ordered the nurses to go back to work terming… Read more »

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    The Star, 7 January 2013

    Nurses have vowed to continue with their strike unless their union is registered. A spot check in several hospitals in the coast, Rift Valley and Central Provinces revealed that… Read more »

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    The Star, 4 January 2013

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  • Kenya:   Medics Demoted Over Strike

    The Star, 4 January 2013

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  • Kenya:   Patients Flock to Private Hospitals

    The Star, 3 January 2013

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