Pump and power pains

Sunday August 14, 2011

The price of fuel has been increased and with it comes the reality that the cost of essential commodities and services will be pushed much further away from the reach of many people. Petrol has gone up by 1.28 shillings, diesel by 2 shillings 86 cents and kerosene also by over 2 shillings. And as Robert Nagila reports, the cost of electricity is expected to shoot up as the extra cost of purchasing fuel for power generation will be passed down to the consumer