NEW MINISTER OF STATE FOR MICROFINANCE MEETS MSC BOARD MEMBERS
June 28, 2016
On 28th June 2016, the new Minister of State for Microfinance Hon: Haruna Kyeyune Kasolo, visited the Microfinance Support Centre. During the visit, the Minister held a meeting with the Board Members of MSC. The Board Chairperson MSC Mrs. Justine Byagyenda up dated the Minister on the strategic focus of the company and the extent to which it has implemented government programmes.
During the meeting, the Minister expressed his commitment to support the company achieve its objectives. He said government was committed to microfinance as a tool for rural development. That government wants to use SACCOs as a channel of bringing services closer to the people and MSC is a key government agency in achieving this.
The Meeting was also attended by the Commissioner- Financial Services Mr. Matyama Fredrick and the Assistant Commissioner Financial Services Mr. Henry Mbaguta Ministry of Finance Planning and Economic Development.