Universities Academic Staff Union
(Uasu) has also applied to be enjoined in the case.
We also want a probe into possible loss of funds of this sacco,' said Jack Willis Abok, sacco member and the secretary-general of the Universities Academic Staff Union
(Uasu) Moi university chapter.
In a joint statement by Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT), The Kenya Union of Post Primary Education Teachers (KUPPET), the Universities Academic Staff Union
(UASU), Transparency International (TI) and Action Aid Kenya, they said many private schools have increased focus on profit making as against teaching in Kenya at present.
JOB EVALUATION In a move aimed at forestalling a strike by thousands of lecturers to protest against failure to implement a new CBA for 2017-2021, the minister says the process for a new deal is now on course after the conclusion of a court case between the Universities Academic Staff Union
and the Salaries Remuneration Committee on job evaluation.
We also want a probe into the possible loss of funds of this sacco,' said Jack Willis Abok, secretary general of the Universities Academic Staff Union
Moi university chapter.
The Universities Academic Staff Union
(Uasu) has asked the Salaries and Remuneration Commission (SRC) to issue guidelines for talks with public universities, saying time is running out.
The leaders included Universities Academic Staff Union
secretary general Sammy Kubasu, chairman Robinson Oduma, Kenya Universities Staff Union chairman Onzere Mulongo and Kenya Union of Domestic, Hotels, Educational Institutions, Hospitals and Allied Workers chairman Edwin Simiyu.
class="MsoNormalParticipants in the workshop include members of Kenya Universities Staff Union, Universities Academic Staff Union
, Kenya Union of Domestic, Hotels, Educational Institutions, Hospitals and Allied Workers, Federation of Kenya Employers (FKE), Inter-Public Universities' Councils Consultative Forum and Trade Union Congress (TUC).
Oluga spoke after the KMPDU officials met their counterparts from the Universities Academic Staff Union
at the University of Nairobi's College of Health Sciences at KNH.
Following the two directives, the Universities Academic Staff Union
(Uasu) has challenged the policies in court, saying its input was not sought before implementation.In the PhD case, Uasu lawyer Titus Koceyo argued that the CUE breached the Constitution, which calls for public participation before implementation of the policy, which has far-reaching effects as universities rely mainly on assistant lecturers.
Lecturers were represented by Universities Academic Staff Union
Secretary-General Constantine Wasonga and Chairman Muga Kolale and the Kenya University Staff Union General Secretary Charles Mukhwaya.
class="MsoNormalOn Monday, Dr George Omondi, the Nairobi Chapter Secretary of the Universities Academic Staff Union
(Uasu), said the institution is tired of conflicts and asked the council to accept the appointees so it can focus on other challenges.