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Borrower Questions

A space for borrowers to post questions about how Zidisha works.

14,788 Sep 21

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A space for lenders to post questions about how Zidisha works.

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Open Forum

The main forum for Zidisha-related topics.

1,570 Sep 21


Announcements by Zidisha staff.

1,243 Sep 17


If it's not about Zidisha, it's here.

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Untuk anggota di Indonesia, dalam Bahasa Indonesia.

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Received My first Zidisha loan

I have safely and successfully received my first Zidisha loan on my mobile phone. It looks a bit simple and without any hustling. Can't thank the Z...

1 Sep 18 Borrower Questions

Loan expiration

Hello Julia I'm reaching out you this evening because one of my Mentee his name is Donkor Kingsley is facing a big problem on this platform he c...

1 Sep 18 Volunteer Mentors

Problem with zidisha name and bank name

My loan refused to be disbursed because zidisha said that kam Stella Chituru which is my bank and bvn name, and Stella C. Kam which my zidisha name...

1 Sep 18 Borrower Questions

Illiterates who want to be a member of Zidisha

I Thank Zidisha staff for helping business women and men like ourselves develop our businesses.But I what I want to know is what about illiterates ...

2 Sep 17 Open Forum

Supporting the Zidisha community during the coronavirus pandemic

This message was sent by email to all members last Friday. It is reposted here to allow for discussion. Please feel free to post any questions in...

164 Sep 17 Announcements

Volunteer Mentor

Am intrested in becoming a Volunteer Mentor.I feel it's one way I can appreciate the help rendered to me by Zidisha. I believe this will be a wonde...

2 Sep 17 Open Forum

Loan Pending Review

Greetings. My loan has been pending review for 2 days now. The numbers for my volunteer mentor are not reachable.

2 Sep 17 Borrower Questions


Hi,whenever I clicked on 'UPLOAD NEW FILE',it keeps showing me as error message.Rectify please.

2 Sep 17 Borrower Questions

Dashboard problem

My volunteer mentor said he didn't see my name on his dashboard and its 4 days remaining. Please what should I do??? And how can I speak with cust...

1 Sep 17 Borrower Questions

FAQ: Our response to the coronavirus pandemic

We have received many questions regarding Zidisha's response to the pandemic. Here are our responses to a few of the most common questions: 1. ...

62 Sep 16 Announcements


Hi,I just took my first loan few days back and I am grateful for it. Inflationary pressures are affecting the cost of virtually every commodities...

2 Sep 15 Borrower Questions

my dashboard is not changing

my dashboard is not changing form and my voluntary mentor has called me and i also called him back regarding this issue. please kindly help me che...

3 Sep 15 Borrower Questions

Second payment installment

Good day I have paid my second installments of 168 but up to now my dash board is not yet updated or my account is not yet credited.

3 Sep 15 Borrower Questions


Hello,I trust that work is good. The instruction on my dashboard was that loan repayment by 15th if September will give me a total credit limit o...

1 Sep 15 Borrower Questions

I don't mean loan expired

The account number is not updating. The system said I have already entered account number so I can't change it again. Please get me well. This is m...

2 Sep 15 Borrower Questions


Pls why is the loan amount for my guaranteed person kept reducing at request to 0 even though myself and guaranteed person received emails and o...

2 Sep 15 Borrower Questions

Repayment problem

Good afternoon to my lenders and all staffs. Please my question is can you use my risk fees to pay my loan

4 Sep 13 Borrower Questions


I was told l have the above status to guarantee 350ghc to Justine Brani she has not got it although we have got messages and emails on that. Pls w...

2 Sep 13 Volunteer Mentors

changing of disburbsement account

i am currently having issues with my first bank account, and i wanted to change the disbursement of account to my parents own. how can i do that?

4 Sep 13 Borrower Questions


its my interest in assisting my fellow kenyans

2 Sep 13 Open Forum

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