Ecocash has been experiencing challenges when someone need to buy ZESA prepaid tokens over the past few weeks. And today they have reactived the service. Consumers had raised concerns over the continuous electricity payment glitches which are costing businesses.
Ecocash from today has increased the Minimum amount of tokens that can be bought though the system from $5 to $10.
In a statement Ecocash said “The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company electricity token system on EcoCash is now working. Customers are now able to buy ZESA tokens via EcoCash.”
“The minimum value you can buy your ZESA token on EcoCash has been increased to $10 to improve system efficiency.” Ecoash added.
Ecocash has over six million customers, which translate to about 80 percent of Zimbabwe’s adult population and close to 26 000 agents in Zimbabwe with some over US$6,6 billion going through the Ecocash platform the past 12 months.