A total of 516 out of the 1,601 doctors on the state payroll face dismissal as President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government continues to hold disciplinary hearings for all doctors who defied a Labour Court ruling to return to work. The doctors have been striking for better pay for over two months.
Striking doctors (file photo).
Zimbabwe: A Third of Govt Doctors Face the Axe
The Herald, 9 November 2019
A third of doctors who work in public health institutions, a total of 516 out of the 1 601 on the State payroll, face dismissal from public service this month as Government… Read more »
263Chat, 8 November 2019
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