13th June 2018

Barclay’s Ultimate Account: Retrenchment Cover – Paul Aninakwa’s Story

Customer: Paul Aninakwa Location: Ghana Amount received: GHS 2,688/$595 USD Paul had been banking with Barclays Ghana for the past four years. He switched to Barclays when he started working at Kateon Natie. The Barclays Ultimate Account offers free retrenchment cover of up to 3 months’ salary for all customers who deposit their salaries with […]


20th March 2018

Convincing Airtel Insurance is real in Ghana

Martha Enyinam, a 26-year old Midwife at the Bolgatanga Regional Hospital in the Upper East Region of Ghana, registered on Airtel Insurance in November 2015. On 24th September 2017, Martha was at work when she suddenly started experiencing severe abdominal pains. She was admitted to hospital and treated for three (3) nights. Once recovered, Martha […]


20th March 2018

2nd time benefitting from Airtel Ghana Insurance

Gloria Leonite Kuttoo registered on Airtel Insurance in December 2015 and this is the second time she has benefitted from Airtel Insurance. On 3rd July 2017, Gloria gave birth to her second child, a boy, by Caesarean Section and ended up spending three (3) nights on admission. Once discharged from hospital, she notified Airtel of […]


20th March 2018

Airtel Ghana and MicroEnsure making insurance “real”.

Customer: Gabriel Martey Location: Ghana Amount received: 3,500 GHS [Approx. $790 USD] Gabriel Martey, a loyal subscriber of Airtel for four (4) years, had no knowledge of Airtel Insurance until a colleague from work mentioned it to him. He called the Airtel Customer Service in order to get more information on the product and went […]


20th March 2018

Insurance you can count on delivered by Airtel and MicroEnsure

Customer: Felix Bell Location: Ghana Amount received: 3,500 GHS [Approx. $790 USD] Felix Bell, a 45 year old construction worker lived with his wife and son in Gbetsile, a suburb of Tema.In August 2017, he registered himself and his wife, Bernice Bell, to whom he has been married for twenty years, on Airtel Insurance (Family […]


20th March 2018

Peace of mind and debts are paid with MicroEnsure’s Fearless Insurance

Customer: Charles Lamptey Location: Ghana Amount received: GHS 2,500 [Approx. $564 USD] Martha Quarcoo signed up for Fearless Insurance on 22nd September, 2017 and registered her 25 year old son, Charles Lamptey as her Next of Kin. She opted for the 12-month cover which cost her as little as GHS 30 (approx. $6 USD) in […]


14th March 2018

Learn how Mary in Nairobi saved her business after a fire

Peter Gross, Director of Strategy, MicroEnsure details the steps taken for delivering insurance to the emerging mass market in this article, How Mary, a shoe salesman in Nairobi, saved her business after a fire, written for AXA. The article includes video clips from Mary Mburu, where she describes what happened during the Gikomba Market fire in […]


22nd February 2018

Airtel Insurance and MicroEnsure bring “comfort” Customer Story

Customer: Baffoe Kwadwo Sitolanasom Location: Ghana Amount received: 7,500 GHS [Approx. $1,664 USD] Baffoe Kwadwo Sitolanasom, a 32 year old worker at Nkoranza Health Centre in the Ashanti Region, was contacted by an Airtel Sales Agent who assisted him to subscribe to the Airtel Insurance product. Baffoe opted for the Family Cover option which enabled […]


15th February 2018

I&M Bank Kenya Launches Retrenchment and Life Cover with MicroEnsure

On Tuesday 6th February at the Intercontinental Hotel, Nairobi, I&M Bank launched their new Customer Value Proposition (CVP) which includes a Retrenchment and Life Cover offered by MicroEnsure. The CVP is part of the banks new strategy, shifting its position of predominantly institutional banking to including its services to retail customers. Underwritten by Sanlam Life, the […]


14th February 2018

OISL and Enterprise Group deliver insurance with MicroEnsure

Opportunity International Savings and Loans (OISL) have delivered insurance to two clients through the Credit-Linked Insurance “Obra Pa” which covers Life of the borrower, Permanent Disability, Hospitalization, Life of spouse and up to 3 children as well as Destruction of business property by fire and allied perils. Underwritten by Enterprise Group and powered by MicroEnsure, […]