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SOCIETY

Late Kisii Nurse Who Had Not Been Paid For Eight Months Finally Laid to Rest (Photos)

The Kenya National Union of Nurses Secretary General Seth Panyako on Tuesday paid his last respects to the late nurse Newton Onsase who was Sunday 12th, September found dead in his bathroom. While the cause of his death continues to remain a mystery, Panyako has revealed that he had not been paid for eight months.

  1 month ago ago
Late Kisii Nurse Who Had Not Been Paid For Eight Months Finally Laid to Rest (Photos)

HEALTH

Kenyan Nurse Succumbs To Covid 19

A Kenyan nurse has lost his life due to covid Delta variant complications. According to information shared on Facebook by Kenya National Union of Nurses, nurse Gregory Athula Mutuma lost his life yesterday after contracting Covid 19. Gregory was a Union branch official holding the position of Deputy Secretary at Narok Branch.

  2 months ago ago
Kenyan Nurse Succumbs To Covid 19

POLITICS

Kakamega: Another Vocal ODM Politician Decamp To UDA

Deputy president Dr William Ruto's camp continues to expand as more politicians aspiring for elective offices join his newly-revamped political vehicle, the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) ahead of 2022 general election. This follows after Kenya National Union of Nurses (KNUN) Secretary General Seth Panyako ditched Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) and joined UDA as he prepares to make another stab at a political position in next year's polls.

  2 months ago ago
Kakamega: Another Vocal ODM Politician Decamp To UDA

JUSTICE

Why Court Ruling On Nurses' Strikes Will Affect Teachers Too.

Teachers and other civil servants have been enjoying right to pickett and go on strike for a very long time now. Strikes have been used by these categories of workers as tools to further their interests of better pay and good conditions of work. However, the right to strike seems under threat following a court rulling by a three judge bench of a labour court.

  2 months ago ago
Why Court Ruling On Nurses' Strikes Will Affect Teachers Too.

SOCIETY

Gone Too Soon: Famous Medical Hero Succumbs To A Ghastly Road Accident

For the past few months in Kenya, road accidents have increased becoming a norm.The main causes are driving while drunk or careless driving.Unfortunately, we have lost our loved while others have been left severely injured.It is so sad and painful as a medical hero, Augustine Kyalo Munguti has succumbed in a ghastly road accident.

  6 months ago ago
Gone Too Soon: Famous Medical Hero Succumbs To A Ghastly Road Accident

POLITICS

"I Hold Two Key Offices in UDA & I Will Ensure Ruto Wins" Former KNUN SG Seth Panyako Tells Raila

The former Secretary General of the Kenya National Union of Nurses (KNUN) Seth Panyako has assured Deputy President of winning the presidency in 2022, owing to the plans he has for the party and campign plan. Speaking in Kakamega on Saturday where the DP is visiting, Panyako stated that the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) will form the next government telling off Raila Odinga over yesterday's chaos that were witnessed in Migori towards Jimmy Wanjigi.

  1 month ago ago

HEALTH

Emotions High As Young Male Nurse Succumbs To Hypertension After Serving For Two Years

Kenyans have been left reacting after a young nurse has reported dead. Nurse Titus Kiprono Langat News concerning death of young nurse Mr Nurse Titus Kiprono Langat was shared in Facebook by the Kenya National Union of Nurses. The post was captioned "Message of condolence. The Kenya National Union of Nurses sorrowfully announces the demise of nurse Titus who until his death was serving at Longisa hospital in Bomet county since 2019.

  4 months ago ago
Emotions High As Young Male Nurse Succumbs To Hypertension After Serving For Two Years

SOCIETY

(Photo) Nurse Dies in Road Accident Along Mombasa Road While Heading to Work

The KNUN fraternity has been thrust into deep mourning following the death of Nurse Kennedy Mutisio.According to the report, he died after being involved in a grisly road accident along Mombasa road while heading to Makueni County for a night duty.The Union eulogizes him as a dedicated health worker who had patients' interests at heart.

  6 months ago ago
(Photo) Nurse Dies in Road Accident Along Mombasa Road While Heading to Work

LIFESTYLE

Not Again: Another Medical Hero Succumbs To Covid-19

Covid-19 pandemic third wave has affected Kenyans greatly.People have lost their loved ones, prominent leaders and medical doctors to the deadly disease.Unfortunately, death often strikes when we least expect and is a respecter of no man.

  6 months ago ago
Not Again: Another Medical Hero Succumbs To Covid-19

SOCIETY

Nurse Allegedly Dies at Hospital After Collapsing in Her House (Photos)

It is yet again a big blow to the KNUN, The Voice of Nurses, following the death of their own, Esther Butse.Until her death, she was a nurse working at Ebusyubi Dispensary based in Luanda, Vihiga County.

  6 months ago ago
Nurse Allegedly Dies at Hospital After Collapsing in Her House (Photos)

HEALTH

Female Nurse Succumbs To Covid 19

Kenyans are mourning death of a female nurse who has been reported dead after she succumbed to covid 19.According to a post on Facebook on Facebook by KNUN, RN Janet Mutheo Kimunduu passed on 6th April 2021 due to covid 19 complications.

  6 months ago ago
Female Nurse Succumbs To Covid 19

JUSTICE

Justice Fatuma Sichale Breathes Fire as She Dismisses BBI Appeal by KNUN Terms It Null & Void

Justice Fatuma Sichale, one of the 7 judges delivering the BBI ruling in the court of Appeal pointed out at several issues arising from High court in regards to the BBI document. The judge stated that the Judiciary should not be left to choose what is amendable and what is not as that should be left to the people.

  2 months ago ago
Justice Fatuma Sichale Breathes Fire as She Dismisses BBI Appeal by KNUN Terms It Null & Void

HEALTH

Mombasa Medical Doctor Succumbs To Covid-19

Kenyans have lost their loved ones to the deadly disease.The third wave has greatly affected many.But we all know that death is an irreversible event and it strikes when we least expect it.It is indeed painful as another medical hero, Brown who succumbed to Covid-19.

  6 months ago ago
Mombasa Medical Doctor Succumbs To Covid-19

JUSTICE

Siaya Nurses Issues 7 Days Strike Notice

Nurses and clinical officers from Siaya have issued a seven- day strike notice for what they call lack of payments and poor working condition Kenya National Union of Nurses (KNUN) and Kenya Union of Clinical Officers (KUCO) through their notice, they said their members will boycot job from September 5 unless otherwise.

  1 month ago ago
Siaya Nurses Issues 7 Days Strike Notice

HEALTH

“Kakamega General Hospital In High Chances Of Closure” Confirms KNUN Secretary

Kakamega Kenya National Union Of Nurses secretary. Health services in Kakamega County have really deteriorated and there’s a likelihood of patients who might be admitted at the Kakamega general hospital to go back home without being well attended to, and thereby increasing high chances of death in the country due to poor management and lack of hospital equipment such as medicines which are being said to be missing one week old now.

  2 months ago ago
“Kakamega General Hospital In High Chances Of Closure” Confirms KNUN Secretary

HEALTH

RIP: Nurses In Mourning As COVID-19 Claims Kisii Medic

A nurse working at the Kisii County Referral Hospital has succumbed to COVID-19 complications while receiving treatment at the Kenyatta University Hospital. Photo|Courtesy Caleb Nyangena passed on on Sunday. According to the Kenya National Union of Nurses (KNUN), Nyangena was previously admitted at the Kijabe Mission Hospital, before being referred to Nairobi.

  3 months ago ago
RIP: Nurses In Mourning As COVID-19 Claims Kisii Medic

SOCIETY

Health Workers Have Issued a One-month Strike Notice To Kisumu County Govt Over Delayed Salaries

Health workers have issued a one-month strike notice to the county government over delayed salaries. Through the Kenya Union of Nurses (KNUN), Kenya Union of Clinical Officers (KUCO), and Kenya Union Medical Laboratory Officers (KNUMLO), the medics vowed to stage riots if their compensations are not met.

  3 months ago ago
Health Workers Have Issued a One-month Strike Notice To Kisumu County Govt Over Delayed Salaries

SOCIETY

Speculation High As KNUN Sec. General Held A Meeting With Ruto's Allies

Kenya National Union of Nurses (KNUN), Secretary General, Mr. Seth Panyako (accompanied by Senator Bonnie Khalwale) paid UDA Chairman, Senator Johnson Muthama courtesy call in his office today. The three held a meeting behind closed doors yet to be known to the public.

  3 months ago ago
Speculation High As KNUN Sec. General Held A Meeting With Ruto's Allies

POLITICS

KNUN Claims Atwoli Rigged COTU Elections

The Kenya National Union of Nurses (KNUN), has on the morning of 15 April 2021 claimed that Francis Atwoli, the Central Organization of Trade Unions (COTU) Secretary General rigged the union's elections on 9th April 2021.Francis Atwoli, five time COTU Secretary General [Photo/Courtesy] In the said elections, it was reported that Atwoli was re-elected to his position unopposed, giving him the fifth consecutive term at the helm of the worker's union.

  6 months ago ago
KNUN Claims Atwoli Rigged COTU Elections

POLITICS

Atwoli Re-elected as COTU Secretary General for the Fifth Time

Central Organisation of Trade Union COTU Secretary General Francis Atwoli has again been reelected by members.According the reports reaching Opera News, Mr. Atwoli was reelected unopposed back to his position for the fifth time in a row.

  6 months ago ago
Atwoli Re-elected as COTU Secretary General for the Fifth Time