Archived News

AMZ launches Funeral & Hospital Insurance in Kabwe

July 2018

AMZ,  in partnership with Sanlam and Risk Shield, successfully launched their Funeral and Hospital Insurance in Kabwe on the 20th July 2018.

AMZ launches Funeral & Hospital Insurance in Mumbwa

May 2018

AMZ,  in partnership with Sanlam and Risk Shield, successfully launched their Funeral and Hospital Insurance in Mumbwa on the 6th of April 2018.

AMZ shows strong results in 2017

February 2018

AMZ finished 2017 with very strong results, the best in our short history so far.  We finished the year with a 70% growth in portfolio while achieving a 20% reduction in Operating Cost levels. 

AMZ opens Kabwe branch

January 2018

AMZ successfully started operations in Kabwe Zambia offering SME loans in urban Kabwe and group loans in Kabwe rural. The new location extends AMZ network to seven locations.

AMZ opens Chongwe branch

September 2017

AMZ officially opened it sixth branch in Chongwe on September 29th 2017, by representatives of the District Commissioner Office, and Bank of Zambia.

AMZ loan portfolio crosses the ZMW 20,000,000 threshold

August 2017

Agora Microfinance Zambia is proud to announce that as of August 2017, its loan portfolio size has increased to over ZMW 20,000,000.

AMZ registers its first full year profits

March 2017 

AMZ achieved an important milestone in its short history by achieving full year profits for 2016, in its 5th full year of operations.  AMZ's achievement was aided in large part by growth as well as strong portfolio quality over the last two years.

AMZ features in Stanford Review

September 2016 

AMZ was featured in Stanford Review article as one of the  most efficient MFIs in terms of productivity in Africa.