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Bonded jobless nurses picket again at Health Ministry

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Scores of bonded unemployed nurses and midwives on Tuesday besieged the premises of the Ministry of Health to demand posting. The trained health professionals said they have been idling at home for the past two years after successfully leaving school and completing their mandatory national service. The spokesperson of the group, Daniel Obuor, said the Ministry has failed to respond ...

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Unemployed private nurses angry over ‘discriminatory’ posting

The Coalition of Unemployed Private Nurses has described as improper, government’s decision to prioritize the employment of nurses trained in public institutions over them. According to the group made up of over three thousand qualified nurses from accredited private Nursing training schools, government’s continuous preferential treatment defeats the constitutional provision of equal opportunity for all citizens. They argue that they ...

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Bonded Nurses issue 10-day ultimatum over delayed posting

The Coalition of Unemployed Bonded Diploma Nurses, has issued a ten-day ultimatum to the Ministry of Health to effect their financial clearance for onward posting. The group, which has over the last two days been picketing at the premises of the Ministry, has subsequently suspended its protest. Addressing a press briefing today [Wednesday], the leader of the group, Abdul Ganiu, ...

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