EXPOSED: UTH Doctors Go On Strike Demanding Pay Rise

Doctors at the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) in Lusaka have gone on strike demanding a pay rise. Thay have not been working since Monday 0800hrs, Tumfweko understands.
However, they have been reporting to the hospital but choosing to be in whole day meeting in the UTH doctors canteen near E22.

Few specialist doctors are however working though it is clear they are not copying with the situation as there are so many patients that they have to see and attended to.

Some patients on the wards have been left unattended to since Monday.

UTH has approximately 1655 beds and 250 Baby cots. It provides a full range of primary, secondary, and tertiary health and medical services on both an inpatient and outpatient basis.

In addition it serves as the country’s specialist centre recieving referrals from all over the country.

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17 Responses to EXPOSED: UTH Doctors Go On Strike Demanding Pay Rise


    August 15, 2012 at 12:44 pm

    @ TUMFWEKO, your heading is totally different from what is inside.You only spoke of doctors holding meetings and not demands for pay rise.You need to communicate with them and get the truth before you post.Iam beginning to lose confidence in your articles.

  2. Ndola vuvuzela

    August 15, 2012 at 12:46 pm

    ????? where we are going no 1 knows!

  3. 1 Culture

    August 15, 2012 at 1:42 pm

    Each and every day times are getting harder, Lord!

  4. Kaesha

    August 15, 2012 at 1:58 pm

    Ba Tumfweko whats with the Exposed thing you are over using the word. What have you exposed in this article?

  5. kakolwe

    August 15, 2012 at 3:00 pm

    Who can attend to a patient sitting ‘ON, a ward? Katwishi..

  6. mR T

    August 15, 2012 at 3:02 pm

    imwe fi tumfweko what’s so secret that has been exposed,mind were to put yo ‘expose’ term it seems the term is new to you….damn!!

  7. Exposed

    August 15, 2012 at 3:33 pm

    Exposed exposed exposed exposed exposed exposed

  8. manda*

    August 15, 2012 at 3:34 pm

    Chabipa bane

  9. Exposed

    August 15, 2012 at 3:34 pm

    Exposed exposed exposed exposed exposed exposed. The poor word has been abused

  10. taliban

    August 15, 2012 at 3:41 pm

    yayayaya..another self inflicted problem by ukwanites..hahaha

  11. nicola

    August 15, 2012 at 4:32 pm

    taliban – chikala keep quit. this story its not true.we are in government we are rulling and everything is in control.

  12. voltron

    August 16, 2012 at 5:26 am

    KU UTH fye nangu tekuyapa strike ala ba nurse tababomba. come to NCHANGA and KONKOLA mine hospitals. Abo bapetient bamo tetibatemwe nokuya kumayanda kumwabo kwakalinga linga, misisi na bauleni. very clean here. nganalwalila kulusaka, chawama bandeta kuno. i one day visted UTH b4 going to barak, somewhere it was stinking atasee.

  13. condom

    August 16, 2012 at 7:41 am

    how can grade 10s own a newspaper like tumfweko. what has been exposed here

  14. DR K

    August 16, 2012 at 8:51 am

    Ba tumfweko, muletekanya!

  15. Ronnie

    August 16, 2012 at 9:34 am

    Wat the fuck hav u expozed? Ifyabupuba fye…

  16. Kwa george

    August 16, 2012 at 2:38 pm


  17. Ificita conco fipapo

    August 19, 2012 at 2:50 pm

    Batumfweko you are almost loosing credibility bafikala