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09:34
09:34

Lunch Allowances: Nurses told to Wait for August nurses allowances 3 Top story

In a short notice issued on Wednesday, Cherop explained that the Ministry of Finance released the circular for payment of the allowances long after the Public Service Ministry had prepared a circular for July salaries. Each qualified nurse is entitled to Shillings 15,000 each day and their assistants Shillings 10,000.
18:42
18:42

'There’s no money'- MOH Tells Nurses as They Declare Industrial Action Ministry Of Health 3 1

The nurses and midwives started a strike over lunch allowances estimated at 70 billion Shillings. This money is anticipated to cater for 26,000 nurses and midwives at a rate of 15,000 per health worker, per day. Currently, they receive 2,000 Shillings for lunch which cannot even cater for a descent cup of tea.
20:06
20:06

MOH, Nurses Union Against COVID-19 Vaccination Allowance 2

According to the Union, paying nurses money to vaccinate equals a bribe to carry out a service they are expected to do. Kiplangat says government should not pay the nurses the recommended Shs 5,000
15:15
15:15

Union Threatens Protests As Politicians Torture Nurses 2

The President of the Union Cherop Justus Kiplangat told URN in an interview that politicians have been using their influence especially in the upcountry health facilities to bypass patient queues and demand prescribed medicines. Once the nurses ask them to follow the right processes of accessing care, they end up being assaulted.
09:16
09:16

Union Intervenes In Impending Eviction of Nurses From Masaka Hospital Staff Houses 3

Justus Nsabimana, one of the leaders of Uganda Nurses and Midwives Union at Masaka Hospital, says at least 20 nurses have been ordered to leave the staff houses for failing to reapply. He says that they didn’t get any communication from the hospital as to why even those that have been occupying the staff houses had to reapply, something which they referred to as mistreatment by the hospital authorities.
15:26
15:26

Midwifery Council Halts Disciplinary Proceedings 2 1 Top story

Angela Ilakut, the Registrar Nurses and Midwifery council told URN that they had chosen to see the accused at a later date.
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