Tag: Nurses

Zimbabwe Govt Fires 16,000 Striking Nurses

Zimbabwe Govt Fires 16,000 Striking Nurses

The Zimbabwean government has fired 16,000 striking nurses vowing to replace them with newly-trained and retired nurses. According to the state-controlled Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation, Vice President Constantino Chiwenga dismissed the nurses as in his capacity as the supervisor of the social services cluster. In a statement, Chiwenga claimed that the […]

Unpaid doctors go on strike

Unpaid doctors go on strike

Zimbabwe started 2016 on a sad note with government doctors and nurses going on strike following today government’s failure to pay their December salaries. Zimbabwe Hospital Doctors Association president, Dr. Fortune Nyamande says their members together with nurses from the Zimbabwe Nurses Association failed to get to their work stations […]

Doctors and nurses joint statement

Doctors and nurses joint statement

ZIMBABWE HOSPITAL DOCTORS ASSOCIATION AND ZIMBABWE NURSES ASSOCIATION JOINT POSITION ON DECEMBER 2015 SALARIES The ZHDA and ZINA national leaderships have met and came up with the following joint position on December 2015 salaries and bonus payments *We reject and condemn with the contempt it deserves the ill advised move […]