MINISTER of Transport and Logistics Frank Tayali says if bus fares are not adjusted after an increase in petroleum products, transport operators will be suffocated. Commenting on the recent increase in bus fares, Tuesday, Tayali argued that operators would fail to offer services if bus fares were not hiked whenever there was an increase in petroleum products. “If people have understood, the pricing mechanism is that we want to be fair to the consumer. The idea of pump price adjustments is that we should be reacting to the market. Let the market dictate the place at which we are going to operate. Now if we do not try to control, say look we can only increase, say perhaps quarterly or…...

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