Pensioners get part payment in USD
GOVERNMENT pensioners will effective this month get part of their earnings in United States dollars as a cushioning measure by government against inflationary pressures.
As the economy is officially in hyperinflation, savings and value have been lost, resulting in pensioners monthly payouts being wiped off.
“Pensioners will be getting US$30 while civil servants across the board will be getting US$75.”
Government has however since clarified that the USD payouts will not be in form of hard cash, but rather be an electronic card to ensure enhances buying power.
The move by government have since been slammed by several civil service organizations