By Abu Musa
Mombasa Governor HE Ali Hassan Joho has become the first Governor to implement return to work formula to end the doctors strike completely.
A statement on the governor’s official Facebook page conforms he has agreed for a return to work formula with striking doctors, they will be paid the pending salaries and will not be victimised.
..”Health care is a basic right.Human resource is a key pillar of any health system.Labour relations require goodwill from both sides in order to have a future harmonious relationship.
Therefore,while cognizant of the Council of Governors position, I agree with a directive by our party leader to implement the Return To Work Formula fully with no victimisation. Mombasa County shall be paying all pending salary and emoluments over the period to doctors.” reas a brief statement posted on Governor Joho’s official Facebook page.