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The role of Mzansi Wethu Cooperative Bank (MZWB)

MZWB’s aim is to serve the masses and small businesses facing a range of challenges that need to be addressed to achieve their goals in South Africa’s dynamic business environment. MZWB contributes to the socio-economic development of small and medium-sized entrepreneurs and the communities in which they live, promoting women and young entrepreneurs.


About Us

Julia Ntombikayise Hope is the founder and Chairperson of MZWB She holds a Master’s Degree in Science (M.Sc.): Telecommunications, obtained from the Moscow Technical University of Communications and information Technology. In 2020 Ms Hope invited a number of professionals in the financial sector, telecommunications, agriculture, ICT/IT, etc. to join her in bridging the gap between the rich and poor with the aim of widening income and reducing poverty. Our objective/aim is to provide financial assistance to historically disadvantaged communities and to create black capital by reducing unemployment and promoting black businesses. MZWB is 100% black woman owned and also 100% managed by black people.

Our Vision

To be the most successful Co-operative Bank in South Africa by providing the correct solutions. We combine experience and technology using customer-centric approach.

Mission Statement

We are a preferred service provider of financial services for all South Africans based on strong customer relations. We provide the best financial services to our communities, distinguished by outstanding services, product innovation and customer satisfaction.

Our Values

We understand our customers’ needs and goals. We place our customers above everything else as well as their needs, unique individual requirements and goals. We assist our customers to achieve the best results. We also offer a range of agreements and payment plans that best suit the needs of our clients.

We are trustworthy

  • We avail ourselves to our customers and allow staff-customer relations.
  • We provide our customers with products, services and solutions suitable to their needs
  • We are honest, trustworthy, consistent and transparent in all our dealings and we respect the suggestions and decisions of our clients