BREAKING:Court orders doctors to return to work forthwith

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Health minister Dr Obadiah Moyo speaks on doctors' strike

The Labour Court has ordered striking doctors to return to work within 24 hours of service.The ruling was made Saturday night by Judge Betty Chidziva.

The court ruled that the industrial action is illegal and the doctors’ lawyer Munyaradzi Gwisai argued that the matter be referred to the Concourt but the judge dismissed this plea and argued that “this was a matter of national interest which needed to be dealt with urgently” The court also ruled that the doctors failed to prove that their health was at risk.

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