Nurses accuse gov't of laxity

Nurses marching to deliver a petition to the ministry PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO
Nurses marching to deliver a petition to the ministry PIC: MORERI SEJAKGOMO

Nurses claim government is abusing their goodwill as it is failing to meet them halfway to assist patients.

Through their union, nurses disclosed that they are under attack,  and do not have a guarantee that they will make it home after reporting to work. Nurses say their lives are in danger whilst their core mandate is to serve lives.

In light of the danger facing nurses, Botswana Nurses Union (BONU) has vowed to lobby nurses to stop working odd hours if government is not willing to intervene against attacks on nurses during working hours.

Editor's Comment
Happy Independence!

We are 56 years old and what do we have to show for it? Looking at where Botswana started and where it is today, there are a lot of developments, but whether the developments match the number of years we have enjoyed as a country is a topic for another day.The fact that cannot be denied is we have seen major developments, but we are still lacking in several pertinent areas.Our beautiful country imports almost everything. We import fuel, food,...

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