Seafarers’ jobs secured following government MOU

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Union, flower farm bosses trade accusations over extortion claims 2018-12-18 [The Standard]

Workers plan strike against Uhuru’s new housing tax 2018-12-14 [The Standard]

Seafarers’ jobs secured following government MOU 2018-12-11 [ITF]

Francis Atwoli re-elected to International Trade Union Confederation 2018-12-07 [The Nation]

G4S guards down tools over pay 2018-12-04 [The Standard]

Dock workers praise Manduku as new boss of Kenya Ports Authority 2018-12-01 [The Star]

Cotu to sue global tea firms at international courts 2018-11-30 [The Business Daily]

Union threatens tea firms with international court action 2018-11-30 [The Business Daily]

Homa Bay workers threaten strike over pay row 2018-11-23 [The Star]

Staff shake-up elicits hue and cry amid tribalism allegations 2018-11-21 [The Daily Nation]

Don’t go on strike as we’re ready to negotiate, Embu nurses urged 2018-11-20 [The Star]

Nurses give nationwide strike notice 2018-11-18 [KNA]

Yet again: Nurses issue a 21-day strike notice 2018-11-17 [The Standard]

Court halts pay strike by Homa Bay nurses 2018-11-10 [The Standard]

Patients throng Gendia Mission Hospital as Homa Bay medics strike 2018-11-07 [The Star]

Crisis in Homa Bay hospitals as medics go on strike due to pay delay 2018-11-06 [The Standard]

KNH to pay Sh600,000 bill for nurse beaten by bereaved mum 2018-11-03 [The Star]

Kenyan union takes Hela Intimates to court over workers’ rights violations 2018-11-01 [IndustriALL]

Panyako, co-accused in KNH nurses' incitement freed on Sh50,000 bond 2018-10-31 [The Star]

Nurses' Union boss Panyako charged with creating disturbance 2018-10-31 [The Standard]

Seth Panyako arrested for inciting KNH nurses to strike after worker assaulted 2018-10-30 [The Star]

Panyako held for ‘inciting’ KNH nurses 2018-10-30 [Media Max]

Nurses union boss Seth Panyako arrested as KNH workers strike 2018-10-30 [The Citizen]

Court thwarts KQ workers plan to boycott New York inaugural flight 2018-10-27 [The Star]

Workers suspend planned strike as Kenya Airways gears for maiden NY flight 2018-10-27 [Business Day]

Kenya Airways in court to force crew on maiden direct US flight 2018-10-26 [The Citizen]

KQ chairman Michael Joseph, says workers strike threat was irresponsible sabotage 2018-10-26 [NTV]

KQ, union locked in talks ahead of Sunday’s historic NY flight 2018-10-25 [The Star]

KQ staff threaten to go on strike ahead of maiden direct flight to US 2018-10-24 [Tuko]

KQ workers issue strike notice ahead of US flights 2018-10-24 [The East African]

KPA boss Manduku takes stock of SGR gains 10 months later 2018-10-21 [The Daily Nation]

Workers of a flower firm in Murang’a protest over salaries 2018-10-17 [The News]

Cotu against MPs bid to limit right to strike 2018-10-17 [The Star]

Flower farm workers strike over delayed pay 2018-10-17 [The Star]

Teacher deaths raise concerns over system of conflict area postings 2018-10-16 [Education International]

300 workers at Coast Bottlers in Kikambala strike over CBA 2018-10-16 [The Daily Nation]

MCA, union accuse inspectorate boss of selective arrest of boda boda riders in CBD 2018-10-09 [The Star]

A delegation of the Ugandan parliament paid a courtesy call to COTU(K) 2018-10-04 [COTU]

Clinical officers threaten to strike over stalled pay talks 2018-09-30 [The Star]

Union officials demanded bribe to end strike, Sonko tells court 2018-09-28 [The Daily Nation]

Staff union officials wanted Sh1m bribe to stop strike, Sonko claims 2018-09-28 [The Star]

Sonko testifies in Sh200,000 bribery case against workers' union officials 2018-09-27 [The Star]

Mumias Sugar workers seek Uhuru’s help to revive factory 2018-09-20 [The Daily Nation]

Union threatens strike unless suspended Pumwani officials reinstated 2018-09-18 [Capital FM]

Kenyan union demands decent jobs in the auto sector 2018-09-13 [IndustriALL]

Governors give in to avert looming doctors strike 2018-09-10 [Daily Nation]

Bill gives Labour CS more powers during strike 2018-09-06 [The Star]

Medics down tools to force resignation of CEO accused of assault 2018-09-04 [The Standard]

KNPSWU ranked first in FES report on global transformation of unions 2018-09-02 [UNI Global Union]

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This month in labour history

27-12-1913 Makhan Singh was born in India. He was deported to India and imprisoned for his role in the 1939 Mombasa General strike and translated Capital while in gaol. Returned to Kenya in 1947, led another Mombasa general strike, was imprisoned for 11 years. [more]