× Digital News Videos Health & Science Opinion Education Columnists Cartoons Lifestyle Moi Cabinets Arts & Culture Ramadhan Special Podcasts E-Paper Lifestyle & Entertainment Nairobian Entertainment Eve Woman Travelog TV Stations KTN Home KTN News BTV KTN Farmers TV Radio Stations Radio Maisha Spice FM Vybez Radio Enterprise VAS E-Learning Digger Classified Jobs Games Crosswords Sudoku The Standard Group Corporate Contact Us Rate Card Vacancies DCX O.M Portal Corporate Email RMS
×

University Dons begin their nationwide strike to push for implementation of 2015 CBA

COUNTIES
By Mercy Asamba | January 19th 2017
Universities Academic staff Union (UASU) National Chairman Prof. Muga K'Olale (Right) flanked by Kenya University Staff Union (KUSU ) Secretary General Dr Charles Mukhwaya (centre) and UASU Secretary General Constantine Wasonga (left) address a press conference. (Photo: Willis Awandu/Standard)

Learning in public universities has been paralysed as teaching and non-teaching staff begin their nationwide strike to push for higher salaries.

University Academic Staff Union (Uasu)  and Kenya University Staff Union (Kusu) have officially launched their strike after their one-week notice lapsed without any communication from the stakeholders.

The dons are pressing the government to honour a Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) that was signed in 2015 which has not yet been implemented.

Employment and Labour Relations Court had earlier blocked public university lecturers from participating in the strike which they have ignored and proceeded with their planned industrial action.

Share this story
Kisii University students face the wrath of a Matiang'i- like electoral body
Kisii University students now feel that the Electoral Commission for the 2017 Student Union elections in the institution is working the Matiang’i way
I eagerly await my baby's first steps
Spina Bifida, and though rare in the general population, it is the most common neural tube defect in the world
.
RECOMMENDED NEWS

Feedback