Prominent entrepreneur and religious leader, Shingi Munyeza, has said that the recent fuel price increases and the promise to control prices by the Zimbabwe government is a “catastrophic” move that will result in shortages.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa announced the fuel price increases yesterday following a week of acute fuel shortages throughout the country. The prices have been increased by about 147%. The new price of Petrol is $3.11 per litre (up from about $1.34) and diesel now costs $3.11 a litre.
Munyeza said on his Twiter today: