“Water and light bills have tripled since after the free bonto during lockdown” – Sister Derby
Ghanaian songstress sister Derby born Deborah Owusu-Bonsu says light and water bills have tripled.
According to sister Derby, since the Government stopped giving free light and electricity, the cost of these services have increase three (3) folds.
In a tweet, sister Derby said;
“I feel like water and light bills have tripled since after the free bonto during lockdown 😓”
The Government of Ghana under President Nana Akufo Addo in 2020 provided Ghanaians with free water and electricity for some months.
According to the Government, the provision and subsidizing of such free services is to cusion citizens from the hardships brought by Covid-19.
However, following the withdrawal of such free services, Ghanaian musician sister Derby says the cost of Electricity and water has tripled since the Government stopped providing such free services.
SOURCE : Talkingdrum.com.gh