Following the meeting ZINA had with the Presidium on 21st June 2019 from which a commitment to review cost of living by July 1st 2019, the National Executive followed up with the responsible line Ministery this morning and below is the latest information availed.
i) An announcement will be done this week as directed by Cabinet resolution of 2nd July 2019.
ii) Treasury is finalising the framework to adjust remuneration with an ultimate goal of restoring purchasing power.
However, the said adjustments and implementation dates are not in the public domain.
As of today, we do not know the Government’s offer raising fears on certainty regarding fulfilment of the commitment made by the Government to review the cost of living by 1st July 2019.
The National Executive stand guided by your contribution regarding this matter.