Today morning the Court of appeal ordered the release of the seven doctors union officials who were sentenced to jail two days ago. The seven officials were supposed to spend a month in jail over the long doctors strike that has been on going for some weeks now.
Doctors from the public health sector were today joined by their counterparts working in private hospitals in a peaceful march from the Supreme Court. The doctors from Nairobi Hospital, Matter and Getrudes and AAR hospitals downed heir tools as doctors made real their threat to close all private hospitals . The release is in a bid to allow conclusion of a return to wok deal within 7 working days and Kenyans are hopeful that this health crisis will finally come to an end.
Below are some of the doctors that were jailed.