Kenyan nurses at coronavirus ward begin go-slow over lack of equipment and training

Today's labour news

As desert locusts wreak havoc throughout east Africa, agricultural jobs and livelihoods hang in the balance 2020-04-01 [Equal Times]

Some Kenyan nurses refuse coronavirus patients in protest over shortages - union 2020-03-27 []

Traders back county government move to combat the spread of Covid-19 2020-03-25 []

More than 1,000 flower farm workers sent home 2020-03-25 []

Kenyan nurses at coronavirus ward begin go-slow 2020-03-19 []

Kenyan nurses at coronavirus ward begin go-slow over lack of equipment and training 2020-03-17 [BBC]

MPs kill Bill that limits workers’ right to strike 2020-03-09 [The Standard]

Deadly stampede in school highlights dangers of overcrowding and poor infrastructure 2020-02-11 [Education International]

Video of Chinese man caning Kenyan worker sparks outrage 2020-02-10 [CITY]

Moi was quick to fix workers woes to avert strikes 2020-02-09 [The Standard]

Dock Workers Union accountant killed, robbed Sh1.5 million 2020-01-30 [Hivisasa]

Meru health workers give conditions to avert looming strike 2020-01-30 [The Daily Nation]

Nairobi workers threaten strike over poor pay, working conditions 2020-01-30 [The Star]

Tension at KNH Amid Coronavirus Fears 2020-01-30 [The Daily Nation]

Union confronts workers’ rights violations at Petro Oil 2020-01-24 [IndustriAll]

Union calls for increased security as four teachers are killed in the first weeks of 2020 2020-01-23 [education International]

Union confronts workers’ rights violations at Petrol Oil Kenya 2020-01-22 [IndustriALL]

Kenya: Union urges government to tackle police brutality against media 2020-01-16 [IFJ]

Union calls for increased security as four teachers are killed in the first weeks of 2020 2020-01-15 [Education International]

ITF rescues Kenyan seafarers from Mozambique 2020-01-11 [ITF]

Crisis looms in varsities as workers vow to strike 2020-01-10 [The Standard]

Cotu, ILO to intervene over sacked union officials 2019-12-30 [The Standard]

Dr. Atwoli Elected as Workers Spokesperson on the African Continent in Cote d’ Ivoire. 2019-12-07 [COTU]

Labour Relation Amendment Bill 2019. 2019-11-23 [COTU]

Taita Taveta Threatens to Fire Striking Health Workers 2019-11-14 [The Daily Nation]

County declares illegal a planned strike by Taita Taveta county medics 2019-11-11 [KNA]

Establishing Working Relations between COTU(K) Affiliates and Informal Workers Associations. 2019-11-02 [COTU]

Sis Rose Omamo addressing Informal Workers during the signing of MOU. 2019-11-02 [COTU]

Landmark Agreement for Kenya’s Informal Workers 2019-10-31 [Solidarity Center]

Agreements unite formal and informal metal workers in Kenya 2019-10-30 [IndustriALL]

U to U extends solidarity with East Africa affiliates 2019-10-30 [BWI]

Nurses get insurance cover against medical malpractice 2019-10-28 [The Standard]

Finlays set to leave 1,000 jobless in farms' closure 2019-10-22 [The Standard]

School collapse reveals the deadly toll of privatisation 2019-10-01 [Education International]

Give More Women Top Jobs, Kalonzo Tells Unions 2019-09-19 [The Daily Nation]

942 workers on strike against Chinese employer at Thwake Dam project site 2019-08-08 [BWI]

County government workers threaten to go on strike beginning next week 2019-08-07 [Nairobi News]

County govt workers union issues seven day strike notice over delayed salaries 2019-08-07 [Tuko]

No Pay, No Work: Looming crisis as county workers to down tools 2019-08-07 [The Citizen]

Union threatens strike in all counties if workers not paid by Monday 2019-08-06 [Capital News]

Governors Served With Strike Notice Over Employees' Delayed Salaries 2019-07-27 [Nairobi News]

SEKO Sweden visits construction site 2019-07-22 [BWI]

Training helps Kenyan workers be heard in BRT planning 2019-07-09 [ITF]

Workers union opposes proposed university merger 2019-07-07 [KBC]

Rift widens as Dock Workers Union kicks out chairman 2019-07-06 [The Star]

Union wants varsity woes addressed 2019-07-01 [Mediamax]

Kusu opposes universities’ merger initiative 2019-07-01 [The Standard]

No devolution: Return Health to State, say unions 2019-06-30 [The Standard]

KBCFTAIE signs agreement with SINOHYDRO after 3 weeks of strike 2019-06-25 [BWI]

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