Zimbabweans sleep outside banks as cash crisis worsens

  |   World News

Some of them have been coming here for days, spending their nights lying on uncomfortable cardboard boxes in the hope that when morning comes, they will be able to withdraw some money amid worsening cash shortages.

It hopes that the cash injection will boost exports, benefit local businesses and ease the suffering of Zimbabwe's poor population. But some economists warn the never-ending bank queues may not disappear anytime soon.

Right now, the only thing most people can do is wait and try to get as much money out of their bank as possible once they manage to reach the cashier. "More people are planning to spend another uncomfortable night in front of a bank," said Al Jazeera's Mutasa.

To read full article - https://goo.gl/XTAijj