Government Sets Up Committee to Engage Striking Doctors

[Monitor] A multi sectorial sub-committee of Cabinet has been set up to attend to the demands of striking doctors and arrive at an amicable and sustainable settlement that would see them call off their industrial action that has paralysed the health se…

[Monitor] A multi sectorial sub-committee of Cabinet has been set up to attend to the demands of striking doctors and arrive at an amicable and sustainable settlement that would see them call off their industrial action that has paralysed the health sector.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Court Blocks LC Elections

[Monitor] The Monday court order followed an application by concerned citizen, Mr James Tweheyo challenging the elections in the absence of Advanced Secondary School students who are currently sitting their examinations until December 8.

[Monitor] The Monday court order followed an application by concerned citizen, Mr James Tweheyo challenging the elections in the absence of Advanced Secondary School students who are currently sitting their examinations until December 8.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Public Servants Should Wait, We Are Busy Growing the Economy

[Monitor] Increasingly, the number of strikes and threats of strikes by public servants because of low pay and poor working conditions is becoming the order of the day. Lately, State Prosecutors and medical doctors have taken the course of industrial a…

[Monitor] Increasingly, the number of strikes and threats of strikes by public servants because of low pay and poor working conditions is becoming the order of the day. Lately, State Prosecutors and medical doctors have taken the course of industrial action. This, after university lecturers and non-academic staff in some institutions of higher learning dragged their feet back to work after cowing due to threats of the sack if they remained adamant.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

‘Witness in Chief’ Charged Eight Times Under Other Names

[Nairobi News] The man who rose to fame after appearing in accident scenes in Nakuru and Thika as a witness has been charged eight times under different names in different parts of the country.

[Nairobi News] The man who rose to fame after appearing in accident scenes in Nakuru and Thika as a witness has been charged eight times under different names in different parts of the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Strike – Retired Doctors Warn Govt

[Monitor] Kampala -A group of retired doctors and professors of medicine have asked government not to threaten but rather accord the striking doctors better working conditions and remuneration.

[Monitor] Kampala -A group of retired doctors and professors of medicine have asked government not to threaten but rather accord the striking doctors better working conditions and remuneration.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda