Since its launch on the 25th of June 2018, the Women’s Microfinance Bank has processed 12000 applications with 8 850 accounts opened to date.

Addressing journalists in Harare today, the Minister of Women Affairs, Gender and Community Development, Sithembiso Nyoni revealed that women have responded positively and continue to inquire in their thousands about the bank’s products

To date, the bank has disbursed loans to the tune of $23 530 mostly to women running small businesses and the bank is conducting training sessions to make sure that women are financially included especially to matters of the economy, according to Minister Nyoni.