Nurses go on strike with immediate effect after government "ignored" their concerns

vantunews 25th March, 2020
Nurses go on strike with immediate effect after government "ignored" their concerns

Zimbabwe nurses have withdrawn their services with immediate effect after authorities failed to address their concerns within 48 hours.

In a notice dated 25 March and addressed to members, the Zimbabwe Nurses Association (ZINA) said: "Following our letter that was presented to our employer 48 hours ago, informing them to urgently attend to our demands as frontline workers, it seems our concerns are not getting the urgency it deserves."

In that regard, all nurses have downed tools until there is genuine action taken by the employer.

Below reads the letter;