KENYA: Health workers extend strike notice to Monday

April 2020 theStandard; Health workers now say they will issue fresh strike notice on Monday next week, to protest unfavourable working conditions. The seven-day ultimatum that had been issued expires today and the union leaders now say they have extended an olive branch to the government to engage them appropriately …

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Kemri out of testing kits, 30,000 deaths projected

The country has run out of essential screening and testing equipment even as the government projects a worst-case scenario of as many as 30,000 Covid-19 deaths. At least Sh790 million is needed to restock the Kenya Medical Research Institute (Kemri).edica Kemri– the crucial agency at the centre of screening, testing …

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