Health ministry apologises for loss of lives

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On Jan 12, 2019 19,141 9 By Tendayi Madhomu The Health and Child Care ministry has issued a public apology for the loss of lives and suffering during the just-ended doctors’ strike. Health and Child Care Ministry Obadiah Moyo (left) In a statement published in the press, the ministry expressed appreciation for the citizens’ endurance during the crisis. “The ministry of Health and Child Care would like to notify the public that the doctors who had embarked on strike from December 1, have now agreed to resume duties at their…

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Doctors threaten crippling strike

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On Dec 2, 2018 23,244 0 By Tendai Kamhungira Doctors have threatened to unfurl a crippling strike citing unfavourable economic conditions that have virtually wiped off their salaries. File picture of strike by doctors and nurses in Zimbabwe several years ago Mxolisi Ngwenya, spokesperson of the Zimbabwe Hospital Doctor’ Association (ZHDA), told the Daily News on Sunday yesterday that the doctors are not happy with a number of issues that include unfulfilled promises, as well as the unsustainable salaries. “Doctors are very much disgruntled with the situation…talks have been going…

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