Cold store executives at the Asafo Market in Kumasi, the Ashanti regional capital, say they are constantly losing their business due to erratic power supply.
Tending to Kwabena Bobie Ansah on Accra100.5FM’s Citizen Show on 8 April 2021, an infection store chairman, Mama Gyaamah, assigned: “We use power in our work”.”From the beginning of this flow year, we have been experiencing irregular power trims with no prior notice from the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG)”.
“This comparable ‘Dumsor’ issue and its methodical unfavorable results on our associations are the essential reasons we eliminated the past Mahama government and ruled for President Akufo-Addo.
“Thusly, if we should go through this again, we have not acquired any progress,” she said.
She moreover saw that some infection store directors are at this point endeavoring to repay propels they took from the banks and diverse leasers during the Mahama association when Dumsor was at its apex.
“Thusly, another round of Dumsor will suggest that more commitment will really need and we won’t have the choice to endeavor to repay”, she protested.
Asked how the infection store executives felt about the current power situation, Maame Gyaamah said: “Very disappointed”.
“If I say that my fellow infection store overseers and I are not baffled, it’s clearly bogus”, adding: “considering the way that we didn’t rule for him to move us back, we ruled for progress, to reimburse our commitment and neglect to recollect our interests”.
“Thusly, if there is a situation like this, the President and his negative routine and the energy serve should address the issue with ECG and meet affiliations like the Cold Store Operators to instruct us,” she added.