It has become one of the most popular financial systems in South Africa with about 11 million people using it. Stokvels started as a town tradition for those excluded from the formal financial systems and is gradually making its way as a financial vehicle to many in South Africa. National Stokvel Association of South Africa CEO, Mizi Mtshali joins CNBC Africa for more.
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Acknowledged as the world’s largest Africa-focused digital infrastructure and emerging tech event, the Africa Tech Festival has always attracted a stellar line-up of critical thinkers, analysts, futurists, keynote and inspirational speakers. 2020 will more than deliver on that reputation, with a stimulating array of visionary industry presenters, raconteurs and even some sporting greats.
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