Nurses to report for duty once a week

The government sacked the majority of 15,000 nurses who began a strike this week

Nurses, who recently declared incapacitation, have resolved to report for duty once a week, a situation that will worsen further service delivery at public hospitals that were also deserted by doctors 47 days ago.

Until recently, the nurses have been going to work two or three times a week, but Zimbabwe Professional Nurses Union (ZPNU) secretary –general Douglas Chikobvu told the Daily News that they were no longer in a position to do so due to depreciating salaries.

More to follow….

Source – Daily News