Cash Allocated to Kenya Lecturers Slashed
The lecturers will now get U.S.$49 million for basic salary increase and U.S,$5 million for house allowance.
Lecturers march to Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i's office in Nairobi (file photo).
Nation, 19 July 2017
Nurses in Kisii County are back to the streets to protest over the government's decision to implement the lecturers' collective bargaining agreement (CBA) while ignoring theirs. Read more »
The end to the strike, which carried on for close to two weeks, was announced after an agreement was reached between the Universities Academic Staff Union and the government. Read more »
The state has bowed to pressure and agreed to pay-up striking lecturers U.S.$50 million owed to them on top of the U.S.$46 million it has already paid. Read more »
Education Cabinet Secretary Fred Matiang'i has not "responded to inquiries" on the payment of the salary increase to the more than 27,700 university workers. Lecturers and workers ... Read more »