If you are like most Zimbabweans you are on a a prepaid ZESA system. If so you might want to check if you have enough power before to take you through tonight (Thursday 20 May). If not, you will have to topup before this evening comes as ZESA’s prepaid token system will be down for maintenance. The system will go offline later today at around 22:30 hours (10:30 in the evening) and will only be available tomorrow,21 May, around 0:600 hours.

Interruption of the Electricity Vending System

The Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) would like to advise its valued customers that there will be interruption of the Prepaid Electricity Vending system on Thursday, 20 May 2021 at 1030pm to Friday, 21 May 2021 at 0600hrs to facilitate routine maintenance of the system to ensure continued efficient service delivery.

Customers on the prepaid channel are urged to ensure that they purchase enough power to avoid running out of credit during the maintenance period.

The inconvenience caused is sincerely regretted.

ZESA;s notice on the issue

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