KENYAN TEACHERS GO ON STRIKE: BASIC RIGHTS OR “BLACKMAIL”?

As schools reopened for the final term of the year yesterday, teachers in Kenya made good their threat to go on a national strike in demand for a 300 per cent salary increase. Following the education minister’s ban on holiday tuition (see Forum posting, ‘Parenting in Kenya: Absentee Parents and Holiday Tuition’, 23 August), the … Continue reading KENYAN TEACHERS GO ON STRIKE: BASIC RIGHTS OR “BLACKMAIL”?