THE new proposal by Zesa to hike electricity charges by up to 600% flies in the face of the central bank governor’s efforts to bring down inflation and is scandalous to say the least (Zimbabwe Independent, June 3). <
Zesa should put their house in order in as far as service delivery is concerned before they can start talking about any increase in power charges.
We cannot continue to sponsor inefficiency. This notion of bringing the cost of this and that up in line with the regional or international prices does not make sense if our salaries do not match those regions from which they are bench-marking their charges.
Companies providing essential services must act responsibly and lead by example if our national dream of reviving the economy is to become a reality.