Kwizigamira 200 ku munsi byavamo ibihumbi 48 ku mwaka

Fostering a savings culture among Rwandans

Mu biganiro ku iterambere agirana n’abaturage bo mu karere ka Huye, Paulin S. Mutemberezi, umuyobozi w’ishami ry’iterambere ry’ubukungu no guteza imbere umurimo muri aka karere, avuga ko n’ukora umurimo wo guhingira abandi yatera imbere abishyizemo ubushake.,Icyangombwa ngo ni ukwiyemeza kuzigama duke duke. Agira ati “umuntu ukorera amafaranga 700 ku munsi, ashobora kwifashisha 500 mu byo akeneye by’ibanze, 200 asigaye akayizigama. Nibutse ko kwizigama ari ukwigomwa umuntu ateganyiriza ejo hazaza, kandi ko hatazigama uwahaze cyangwa wakemuye ibibazo byose afite.” Ya 200 ya buri munsi rero, ngo umuntu abaze ko umuntu yayakorera iminsi itanu ku munsi, avamo 1000 cy’ubwizigame mu cyumweru, akavamo 4000 mu kwezi, hanyuma nyuma y’umwaka akaba ageze ku bihumbi 48. Ngo umuntu ahereye kuri…

Ruhango: Bamaze kumenya agaciro ko kwizigama

Ruhango

  Bamwe mu baturage batuye akarere ka Ruhango, barahamya ko kugeza ubu bamaze kumva no gusobanukirwa akamaro ko kwizigamira, bakaba basigaye bizigamira ari benshi cyane. Leta imaze iminsi iri mu bikorwa byo gushishikariza abaturage kugira umuco wo kwizagama, kugirango barusheho gutera imbere. Nsengiyumva Jean Nepo n’umusaza w’imyaka 61 y’amavuko atuye mu mudugudu wa  Kabusheshe akagari ka Kamusenyi umurenge wa Byimana, avuga ko mbere atumvaga neza akamaro ko kwizigamira, ariko aho amaze kubisobanurirwa n’inzego zitandukanye, ubu yatangiye nawe kwizigamira. Ati “ubu aho menyeye kwizigamira, kuko nkora muri VUP, iyo bamembye mfata amafaranga make nkajya kuyahingisha, andi nkayasiga kuri banki sinyakukumbe”. Uyu musaza akavuga ko abantu bose bakwiye kutarira kumara, ahubwo bagakora ibishoboka byose ngo bagire umuco…

Gakenke; Residents embrace saving culture

gakenke

Residents of Gakenke sector in Gakenke district have embraced the saving culture, responding to a call by the local authorities; banks and small financial institutions operating in the area. This comes following the increase in the number of SACCOs and banks that operate in Gakenke district. Commenting on the importance of saving, Devota Mukamusoni, a resident of Rusagara cell reveals that saving has improved the social and economic standards of some residents. “I used to save my money in the house where it could be easily stolen. Today, I have an account in Umurenge SACCO which allows me to access financial services, I have achieved a lot ever since I embraced the discipline of saving,”…

Gakenke: Kumenya akamaro ko kuzigama byabagiriye akamaro gakomeye cyane

Gakenke: Kumenya akamaro ko kuzigama byabagiriye akamaro gakomeye cyane

Kumenya akamaro ko kuzigama byatumye abaturage batuye mu murenge wa Gakenke mu karere ka Gakenke bashobora kwiteza imbere kandi nyamara ngo mbere batarashoboraga kuba bakwibikira amafaranga ngo azagwire bitewe nuko bahitaga bayakoresha ibindi kandi batateganyije Ngo kuba baramenye akamaro ko kuzigama kandi byanatumye bizera umutekano w’amafaranga yabo kuko mbere n’umujura yashoboraga kuba yayatwara cyangwa akangirikira mu nzu. Devota Mukamusoni wo mu kagari ka Rusagara asobanura ko mbere ataratangira kwizigamira yabonaga amafaranga akayajyana mubindi kuburyo atashoboraga gukenera ikintu ngo abe yakigurira gusa ariko ngo kuva aho atangiriye kwizigamira ubuzima bwe bwarahindutse Ati “aho nizigamiriye rwose byangejeje kuri byinshi kuko hari ibintu nagezeho, naguze agasambu, maze no kubaka inzu hano hepfo mu’isantere ya Gakenke ariko ntari nazigama…

Gatsibo: Residents hail Umurenge SACCO

Residents especially

Residents in Gasange and Murambi sectors in Rutsiro district have commended Umurenge SACCO, saying it’s the factor behind the implementation of Kora wigire, a national employment programme to curb down unemployment. Residents revealed this during savings week that started on October 25-31, 2014 in Rutsiro district under the theme “Save NOW for a better FUTURE”. Mukagatare Sylvie, a farmer confirmed that working with SACCO enables her to save and access loans anytime she needs more money. “Saving money on SACCO account has helped me to save from what I earn. I have access to loans whenever I need more money for other development projects,” she said. “Umurenge SACCOs reach out to members and areas that…

Kubitsa ni byiza, ariko kuzigama ni akarusho

Kubitsa ni byiza, ariko kuzigama ni akarusho

Kuba kubitsa ari byiza, ariko kuzigama bikaba akarusho, ni bumwe mu butumwa bwatanzwe na Augustin Ndanguza, umuyobozi w’ishami rya Banki nkuru y’u Rwanda mu Ntara y’amajyepfo, ku itariki ya 29/10/2014. Icyo gihe ibigo by’imari n’amabanki by’i Huye byafashe umunsi wo kugaragariza abaturage ibijyanye na serivisi batanga, muri gahunda yo gutanga ubutumwa bushishikariza abantu kurushaho kwitabira kuzigama, muri iki gihe cy’icyumweru cyahariwe gushishikariza Abanyarwanda kuzigama. Atandukanya kuzigama no kubitsa amafaranga muri banki, Augustin Ndanguza yagize ati « kugira kuri konte amafaranga kimwe, no kuzigama ni ikindi. « Yakomeje agira ati « Kugira amafaranga kuri  bene aya makonti y’ubwifashishe (compte courant/current account) ni umutekano gusa bikurindira kuko ni nko kuyabika iwawe mu isanduka, ukajya ufataho ayo ukoreshaho icyo ushaka. Nta…

Rwanda to join better than cash alliance

10-30-2014Cashless

Today the Government of Rwanda has moved to accelerate its plans to transform Rwanda into a cashless economy and achieve 80 percent financial inclusion by 2017 Rwanda’s commitment to using information and communications technology (ICT) for financial services was made as it officially joined the Better than Cash Alliance, an initiative that works with governments, the development community, and the private sector to adopt the use of electronic payments. The Alliance provides support to those who commit to make the transition. These efforts aim to help people who do not have access to formal financial services and frequently have no option but to subsist almost entirely in an informal, cash-only economy. Living in a cash…

Fostering a savings culture among Rwandans

Fostering a savings culture among Rwandans

The savings week under the theme, ‘Save today and secure your future’ began on Monday dedicated to educate citizens on the importance of saving for the future as well as for the country’s economy in general. According to Ivan Murenzi a financial inclusion specialist at access to Finance Rwanda, the country has taken great strides into ensuring it informs its citizens about savings ahead of this year’s World Savings Day on Friday. “As of end 2012, we had 72 per cent of Rwandan adults accessing some form of financial services. That says something that if with education, with sensitisation , people can use financial services and we see mobilisation of capital which can be used…

Nyaruguru residents embrace saving culture

Nyaruguru residents embrace saving culture

Residents of Ngera sector in Nyaruguru district have embraced the saving culture, responding to a call by the local authorities; banks and small financial institutions operating in the area. Resident’s state that working with financial institutions and banks improved has improved the social and economic standards of some resident. Many used to keep money in household items like calabashes and cow horns but never achieved anything developmental until they embraced working with financial institutions. This was revealed during the event to launch a special savings week in Ngera sector in Nyaruguru district. Celestin Rusanganwa, a resident of Ngera sector confirmed that he used to keep money in the calabash but that money never helped him…

Nyaruguru: Kubika mu ihembe byatumaga nta terambere bageraho

Nyaruguru: Kubika mu ihembe byatumaga nta terambere bageraho

Bamwe mu batuye akarere ka Nyaruguru barishimira ko kubika amafaranga mumahembe, mu bicuma no mu bimuga ubu ngo byabaye amateka bakaba basigaye bakorana n’amabanki n’ibigo by’imari. Kubika amafaranga muri ubwo buryo ngo byatumaga nta muntu ugira icyo azigama, akabika nta nguzanyo ategereje kandi bene ayo mafaranga ngo ntagire umutekano wizewe. Rusanganwa Celestin utuye mu murenge wa Ngera avuga ko yabikaga amafaranga ye ahantu hatizewe ku buryo ngo nta mutekano wayo yabaga yizeye, kandi ko ngo ntacyo yamumariraga. Ati:”twabikaga mu ihembe ry’inka cyangwa se mu kimuga, cyangwa se umuntu akareba nk’agacuma akagaca umunwa noneho umuntu akajya ajugunyamo ibiceri n’inote. Twaje gusanga rero muri icyo gihe twaragenderaga mu bujiji kuko amafaranga abitswe atyo nta mutekano aba afite…