Government nurses take to the streets

Nico Smit, The Namibian, July 19, 2011 The Namibia Nurses Union (Nanu) has set an August 31 deadline for Government to meet with it and discuss proposed salary structures and re-grading, and the removal of National Nursing Manager Gloria Mubale and Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary Kahijoro Kahuure. Between 500 and 700 nurses gathered outside the High Court in Windhoek yesterday, from where they marched down Independence Avenue, and up Fidel Castro Street to deliver a petition to Prime Minister Nahas Angula. yesterday’s peaceful demonstration and handing over of the petition was the third public demonstration by nurses in Windhoek this year. ... Government