Doctors, Please Spare Us the Moralising

[Nation] There are two kinds of Kenyans. Those who can afford private health care, and those who cannot. The former include the striking doctors, many who work at private clinics even when they are on strike; the county and national government official…

[Nation] There are two kinds of Kenyans. Those who can afford private health care, and those who cannot. The former include the striking doctors, many who work at private clinics even when they are on strike; the county and national government officials negotiating with them; their mediators; and the judges. They all say that their primary concern is the welfare of poorer Kenyans - they also have a bridge to sell you if you are buying.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Hope That Kenyatta Meeting Will End Doctors’ Strike

[Nation] Kenyans are hopeful President Uhuru Kenyatta’s meeting on Thursday with the heads of the Catholic and Anglican churches and doctors’ union leaders will put an end to the misery caused by the 88-day-old doctors’ strike.

[Nation] Kenyans are hopeful President Uhuru Kenyatta's meeting on Thursday with the heads of the Catholic and Anglican churches and doctors' union leaders will put an end to the misery caused by the 88-day-old doctors' strike.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Court Declares Free, Compulsory Education Enforceable Right

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Abuja has declared that failure of any government to fund free primary and junior secondary education will constitute breach of the Constitution.

[Daily Trust] A Federal High Court in Abuja has declared that failure of any government to fund free primary and junior secondary education will constitute breach of the Constitution.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Vice President Osinbajo – I’ll Brief Buhari On Security Council Meeting

[Daily Trust] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo said he would speak to President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday on the outcome of the National Security Council meeting he presided over.

[Daily Trust] Acting President Yemi Osinbajo said he would speak to President Muhammadu Buhari yesterday on the outcome of the National Security Council meeting he presided over.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Security Operation to Flush Out Bandits From Baringo Starts

[Nation] Tension is high in Tiaty Sub-County of Baringo County as locals flee their homes fearing they may be targeted by hundreds of security officers deployed to fight Pokot bandits who have wreaked havoc in the area.

[Nation] Tension is high in Tiaty Sub-County of Baringo County as locals flee their homes fearing they may be targeted by hundreds of security officers deployed to fight Pokot bandits who have wreaked havoc in the area.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Permanent Secretaries Told to Stay in Dodoma

[Citizen] Dodoma -Chief Secretary John Kijazi yesterday directed permanent secretaries of ministries that have already relocated to Dodoma to refrain from frequently travelling to Dar es Salaam.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Chief Secretary John Kijazi yesterday directed permanent secretaries of ministries that have already relocated to Dodoma to refrain from frequently travelling to Dar es Salaam.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania