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KENYA:Violent Patient Kills One, Injuring 6 Others In Nanyuki

January 2019 Kenyans;According to reports, the 48-year -old patient only Identified as Paulwas being treated for epilepsy. It is alleged that Paul suddenly got violent and started attacking other patients and members of staff. Rony Mutuma who was being treated for diabetes succumbed to the incident after the violent patient hit him with …

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KENYA: Nakuru Level 5 Hospital set for Sh330m upgrade

July 2017 Businessdaily; Nakuru Level Five Hospital has embarked on a major facelift in response to the increased number of patients seeking services at the facility. The hospital serves more than five counties in the South Rift region. The Sh330 million project will entail expansion of the maternity wing and …

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KENYA: Health ministry backs bid to call off nurses strike

June 2017 BusinessDaily; The Health ministry has thrown its weight behind an application seeking to have the nurses strike called off. Principal Secretary Julius Korir has in court papers said that the strike, called by Kenya National Union of Nurses (Knun) officials, is premature since talks on the collective bargaining agreement …

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KENYA:Nurses’ union officials clash on live TV

June 2017 Dailynation;Kenyans will have to wait longer for nurses to resume work as divisions in the Kenya National Union of Nurses are complicating negotiations with the national and county governments.  On Friday, a press conference called by a faction of the union led by the embattled chairman John Bii …

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KENYA:Talks hit a snag as nurses’ strike enters Day 4

June 2017 Dailynation; The nationwide nurses’ strike entered it fourth day today, with union officials’ date with Labour Cabinet Secretary Phyllis Kandie bouncing. Representatives of the health workers were scheduled to meet with Mrs Kandie in Nairobi on condition that they talk about their Collective Bargaining Agreement and not the trade …

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KENYA:Nurses in fresh strike threat over CBA

June 2017 BusinessDaily; Just two months after Kenyan doctors agreed to end a painful 100-day strike, nurses are following suit with a threat to paralyse the public health system with an industrial action of their own. Through their union, the Kenya National Union of Nurses (KNUN), the care givers have threatened …

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