health care

Zimbabwe sacks thousands of striking nurses


In a hardline response to growing labour arrest by the country's new leadership, all nurses who were on strike have been fired

Can government employees kiss those above-inflation increases goodbye?

Nelisiwe Msomi

Picketing doctors and nurses in Limpopo could be just a taste of what's to come as unions and government prepare to head to the bargaining table.

Malegapuru William Makgoba: Primary health services must be strengthened

Health ombudsman Malegapuru William Makgoba says that primary health services must be strengthened

Mind the gender pain gap

Kiri Rupiah

Entrenched sexist views on pain prevent many women from accessing quality healthcare

Who will pay the price for the latest national laboratory strike?

Nelisiwe Msomi

The second industrial action in as many years is likely to stretch into its second week.