Kenyan schools re-open after teacher-strike deal

September 25, 2012   // 0 Comments

Kenyan schools have re-opened following a three-week strike by teachers after a deal was agreed to raise salaries. The government had threatened to sack them all last Friday when they rejected a pay rise offer of nearly 4%. But a deal was signed over the weekend which sees the lowest paid teacher's salary rise by 40% to about $230 (£140) a month and the highest paid to about $1,700 - an increas...

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