Health workers on Monday, December 5 upheld their strike threat, and boycotted work in a nationwide strike.The strike paralysed health services countrywide, with doctors and nurses absconding duty. Few deaths have been reported as result. A watchman in Bungoma has been lauded for delivering two mothers who arrived at hospital and had already broken waters ready to give Birth. ‘
As a result several people have been touched by watchman contribution and will be rewarded accordingly for successfully foreseeing the role of Doctor. More details will come over the same.
The nationwide strike is as a result of what doctors term as failure by the government to implement a collective bargaining agreement (CBA) they signed in June 2013.