Tag Archives: CS Mailu

KENYA:NCPB holds Sh3 billion maize unfit for humans

June 2018 BusinessDaily; The National Cereals and Produce Board (NCPB) is holding 984,102 bags of maize worth nearly Sh3.1 billion that is unfit for human consumption in the wake of a scandal that saw the agency pay fake farmers billions of shillings. A report, acting NCPB managing director Joseph Liguko …

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KENYA: Mailu reveals details of fight with PS

February 2017 BusinessDaily; Health Principal Secretary Nicholas Muraguri declined to head a ministerial team that was formed to negotiate an end to the doctors’ strike with jailed officials, his boss Cleopa Mailu told Senators yesterday, highlighting the deep rift among top Afya House officials. Dr Mailu, the Health Cabinet Secretary …

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KENYA: End of doctors’ strike could be imminent

January 2017 DailyNation; The end of the doctors’ strike could be imminent following talks between the government and the medical practitioners’ union in Nairobi on Tuesday. Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu on Tuesday held a closed door meeting with four members of the Kenya Medical Practitioners’, Pharmacists’ and Dentists’ Union …

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KENYA: Health CS Cleopa Mailu urges doctors to resume work

January 2017 DailyNation; Health Cabinet Secretary Cleopa Mailu on Friday directed that medicines in public health facilities shut down due to the ongoing doctors’ strike be redistributed to faith-based hospitals currently serving Kenyans. In a press briefing in Nairobi, Dr Mailu said the impact of the health workers’ strike, which …

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KENYA: Death toll rises as doctors’ strike continues

December 2016 DailyNation; As the grandstanding, accusations and counter-accusations by government and striking doctors continued on Wednesday, life was nasty, short and brutish for some patients in public hospitals. At the Coast General hospital in Mombasa, a 65-year-old diabetic, Lucy Fumba, whose leg was amputated hours before the strike, died …

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