Rwanda : Farmer’s credit scheme gets boost

Rwandan farmers will now be able to easily access agricultural loans from the Populace bank of Rwanda (BPR) after the launch of the a new product ‘Sarura account’ , aimed at lending more to farmers. Farmers interested in benefiting from the scheme will be required to open a Sarura account, after which one has to deposit a minimum amount of Rwf 90,000. Credit is entitled to both individual farmers and those who have grouped themselves in cooperatives. The... Read More