Source: The Star
KMPDU secretary general Ouma Oluga has criticised the government for bringing new doctors from Tanzania yet Kenya has many unemployed doctors.
“Kenya has about 1,400 doctors awaiting employment. It would be very costly and therefore a show of imprudent public finance management to have 500 Tanzania doctors at Sh20,000 per day,” he said.
Earlier, Tanzanian President John Magufuli said they will send 500 doctors to Kenya to help address medics shortage in the country.Magufuli said the doctors will also help mitigate the effects of just ended strike