Vote is a Lawyer by profession who holds an LLB (Hons) degree from the University of Zimbabwe and he is also a member of the Law Society of Zimbabwe. Since 2001 to date he has been a legal practitioner and a Senior Partner for Muza and Nyapadi Legal Practitioners. Over the years Vote, has worked for Gutu and Chikowero law firm. He was once a Commercial Law Lecturer at Pikelela Polytechnic and also lectured Clinical and Practical Skills Training and Advocacy at the University of Zimbabwe. Under the Ministry of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs, Vote has worked as a Magistrate at Tredgold Magistrate’s Court, Bulawayo. As a Legal Practitioner, he has served as a weekly columnist for the Financial Gazette Newspaper under the column ‘Legal Matters’. He currently is an Executive Director of a number of companies like, Office Essential (Pvt) Ltd, Kapoto Restaurants and Kakorodzi Enterprises (Pvt) Ltd.
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ZAMFI Launches Regulatory Review on the Microfinance Sector
The Zimbabwe Association of Microfinance Institutions (ZAMFI) today used the occasion of their 3rd Annual Microfinance Sector Winter School in Kariba, to launch a regulatory review of their sector. The Winter School is taking place from 18 and 20 May under the theme “Tranversing the Microfinance Landscape”.
Analysis Of The Performance Of The Microfinance Sector In Zimbabwe - March 2018
Microfinance outreach for the quarter ending March 2018 was $115.6 million forcredit only MFIs that are members to ZAMFI, an increase by 17.1% from the outreach figures reported in December 2017 of $98.7 million. Inspite of the increase, the number of active borrowers has decreased from 173 348 clients to 165 450, an indication that MFIs have increased their average loan per person.
Analysis Of The Performance Of The Microfinance Sector In Zimbabwe - Dec 2017
2017 results with respect to outreach reflects a sector largely on a rebound with total disbursed loans for the year amounting to $197.2 million compared with $166.0 million in 2016, an increase by $31.2 million or 18.7%. This is inspite of the year 2017 being the period when interest ceiling of 10% interest rates by the Central Bank was introduced effective January 2017.