Nkwichi Blog

Bank Mukhonde

Three years ago a government scheme called Bank mu Nkhonde (which translated means Veranda Bank) was launched in Mozambique. In July 2015, it hit the shores of Lake Niassa (also known as the Lake of Stars), and its sensational popularity has wowed many villages along this glorious coast. Essentially a micro-loan scheme with a Mozambican twist – Mozambicans love to do things differently! – it provides a catalyst for small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs.
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The African Rains

Is there anything so beautiful as Africa during its rainy season? It’s a time when nature blooms and mushrooms. The earth soaks up every downpour and deluge, turning browns to greens and hazy days to crystal clear horizons.

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FROM THE BLOG...

For Lovers of Africa

Many people who return to Africa may struggle to explain why exactly they come back. But they know with a certainty that each year, no other destination will offer quite the same excitement. What is it about Africa that makes you want to return?

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Thanks so much for a wonderful stay here. Peace, calm, relaxation.. bliss. Every day there was another idyllic spot for lunch and sundowners .. I’ll be back!

Angela, UK, November 2014