Kenyan nurses end their 5-month strike after deal with State

Knun Secretary-General Seth Panyako who has told the nurses to resume duty immediately following an agreement with the government that has ended their five-month strike. PHOTO | FRANCIS | NDERITU | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • The over 20,000 nurses will receive in initial uniform allowance.
  • Already, Vihiga County had advertised vacancies for 191 nurses.

Nurses will resume work Friday after signing an agreement with governors and the government, ending a five-month strike that dealt the country’s health system one of its biggest blows in a long time.

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