Historic Debt Restructuring Milestone a Huge Win for MSMES- ZCGS

The successful restructuring of Zambia’s external debt will deliver benefits to the nation especially MSMEs Zambian President Hakainde Hichilema oversaw the conclusion of the debt restructuring process for Zambia’s external debt at a summit in Paris. The details of the restructuring are that Zambia’s debt will be extended to a period of 20 years with… Continue reading Historic Debt Restructuring Milestone a Huge Win for MSMES- ZCGS

ZCGS Excited at HH’s COMESA Chairmanship

ZCGS is excited at the Republican President Hakainde Hichilema’s taking of the chairmanship of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) at the 16th COMESA summit being held in Lusaka, Zambia. Mr. Hichilema takes the mantle from his Egyptian counterpart, Abdel Fattah El Sisi and will be deputized by Burundian President, Evariste Ndayishimye.… Continue reading ZCGS Excited at HH’s COMESA Chairmanship

ZCGS and Restless Development meet to colloborate on Financing Option for Women in Village Bank Savings Group

ZCGS and Restless Development met to discuss potential financing options to underserved groups especially women in rural areas. This was when Restless Development Country Director, Ms. Chanda Chisenga paid a courtesy call to the Zambia Credit Guarantee Scheme. During the meeting, Ms Chanda revealed that Restless Development is an organization that had operated in Zambia… Continue reading ZCGS and Restless Development meet to colloborate on Financing Option for Women in Village Bank Savings Group

ZCGS Sets Aside Huge Chunk of K150 million for Women

Zambia Credit Guarantee Scheme Limited (ZCGS) Chief Executive Officer, Ms. Mary Mumba has revealed that the company guaranteed over 40 Women led or owned MSMEs representing 54 percent of the total MSMEs guaranteed in 2022. Speaking on the Eve of the International Women’s Day that falls on 8th March, 2023, Ms. Mumba expressed her delight… Continue reading ZCGS Sets Aside Huge Chunk of K150 million for Women

ZCGS joins millions in celebrating N’cwala

The Zambia Credit Guarantee Scheme Limited was one of the hundreds of companies that participated in this year’s N’cwala ceremony that was held from the 23rd to the 25th of February in Chipata. The N’cwala ceremony is a historic ceremony of the Ngoni people of Eastern province as the Mpezeni moves from his his palace… Continue reading ZCGS joins millions in celebrating N’cwala

ZCGS and ZDA meet to set the tone for 2023

Given the significance of business development to the guarantee model ,ZCGS met officials from the Zambia Development Agency in an attempt to review the previous year’s activity as well as set the tone for the year 2023. At a meeting held at ZCGS premises, the meeting discussed among other things SMEs registered under the ZDA… Continue reading ZCGS and ZDA meet to set the tone for 2023

ZCGS Participates in Stakeholder Consultation on Agriculture Sector Transformation

    A team from the Zambia Credit Guarantee Scheme participated in the national stakeholder consultation on Zambia’s Second Generation  National Agricultural Investment Plan (NAIP II)  that is proposed to be the Comprehensive Agricultural Transformation Support Program (CATSP) The conference which was officially opened by Her Honor the Vice President Mrs. W.K Mutale Nalumango brought… Continue reading ZCGS Participates in Stakeholder Consultation on Agriculture Sector Transformation