Zimbabwe Govt Rejects Doctors' 'Awkward' Demands for $

Government has rejected striking junior doctors' demands for U.S. dollar wages with Health and Child Care Minister Obadiah Moyo describing the idea as "awkward". Zimbabwe's junior doctors downed tools at the beginning of December 2018. The state-owned Herald newspaper is reporting that most doctors have returned to work.

Striking doctors in Zimbabwe.

  • Zimbabwe:   Doctors Praised for Calling Off Strike

    The Herald, 12 December 2018

    Government has welcomed the move by most doctors to return to work to give ongoing negotiations a chance saying efforts were being made to address their concerns. While noting… Read more »


  • Doctors' Strike Continues

    New Zimbabwe
    New Zimbabwe
    Publication Date:
    11 December 2018

    Zimbabwe's junior doctors downed their tools beginning of December demanding, among other things, US dollar wages to survive a volatile economy and ... see more »


AllAfrica publishes around 800 reports a day from more than 100 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.