Nurses cry foul at promised salary hikes

Jo-Anne Smetherham, Cape Times, January 16, 2008 The largest nurses'
union is threatening to go on an unprotected strike, which would place
its members' jobs at risk, because nurses have allegedly received only
a fraction of the pay rise they were promised. The Department of Health
"tricked" unions into signing an agreement that gives many nurses
increases of between 1 and 3 percent instead of the 20 percent they
were promised, the Democratic Nursing Organisation of South Africa
(Denosa) claims. ... Nurses