In a bid to increase the scope of its services and strengthen its networks, Nkong Credit for Development(NC4D) officially launched its Branch office in Kumba. The occasion which took place in front of the newly constructed NC4D office in Fiango, Kumba was presided over by the Deputy Mayor of Kumba city council Mr. Chia, the Divisional Officer of Kumba 2 and the head of the National Security Kumba 2. Mr. Anu Vincent, Board president of NC4D welcomed guests and gave a brief history of how the micro finance idea was conceived and today, made a reality. He further introduced board members and the overall manager of NC4D Mr. Tateh fualefac who there on talked about the services the micro finance offers and went ahead to introduce the staff of the newly opened Kumba branch.
The Deputy Mayor of Kumba in his address acknowledged the coming of NC4D to Kumba and said he is optimistic in working in close collaboration with NC4D and wished them success in their endeavor. The DO of Kumba two in his speech called NC4D his son and highlighted the fact that they should work hand in gloves in a father and son relationship. The DO went on to officially declare NC4D in Kumba operational by cutting the ribbon, and creating the first account in NC4D, Kumba. Most of the guest present expressed joy on the coming of NC4D to Kumba and followed the Deputy Mayor and the DO to crown this occasion by creating accounts. Ms. Boren Agendia manager of NC4D, Kumba and other NC4D staff gave those present vivid, explicit and detailed report on how to create an account, the various categories of accounts NC4D offers, how much an individual needs to obtain a share, and how women could benefit from the Nkong Women Cash-Up (NWOCA) loan scheme. They also took questions from those present and made sure they cleared the doubts of all who had questions. The occasion ended with entertainment in the form of light refreshments and music from NC4D.