Register below to receive a link to the official launch of FinScope Tanzania 2023 Zanzibar Report, streamed virtually via Zoom.


About this event

It’s with great pleasure that we invite you to join the live stream of the official launch of the FinScope Tanzania 2023 | Zanzibar Report, co-hosted by the President’s Office – Finance and Planning, Bank of Tanzania, Office of the Chief Government Statistician – Zanzibar (OCGS), National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), and the Financial Sector Deepening Tanzania (FSDT). The event will take place on March 27, 2024, from 8:00 AM to 12:30 PM.

The launch will be officiated by the Guest of Honor, His Excellency Dr. Hussein Ali Mwinyi, President of Zanzibar and Chairman of Revolutionary Council. The event will also feature an in-depth panel discussion, moderated by Mr. Abubakar Harith Bakar from Zanzibar Broadcasting Corporation (ZBC).


Our panelists will engage in a discussion to reflect on FinScope Tanzania 2023 | Zanzibar Report, survey findings and what they mean for the financial sector in Zanzibar.

Dr. Rahma S. Mahfoudh

Dr. Rahma S. Mahfoudh

Executive Secretary, Zanzibar Planning Commission

Angelica Pesha

Ms. Angelica Pesha- Chief Officer

Mobile Financial Services - TigoPesa

Mr. Arafat A. Haji

Chief Executive Officer - Zanzibar Insurance Corporation

Mr Nassor S. Ameir (ZSSF)

Mr. Nassor S. Ameir



Mr. Said Mohammed Said

Acting Managing Director, PBZ

Mr. Abubakar Harith Bakar from ZBC


Launch Agenda
Launch of FinScope Tanzania 2023 Zanzibar Report
March 27, 2024
Time Activity Speaker
08:00 – 08:45 Arrival – Guests All
08:45 – 09:00 Arrival of the Guest of Honor Minister of State, Office of the President – Finance and Planning
09:00 – 09:05 Dua Office of the Grand Mufti, Zanzibar
09:05 – 09:10 Opening Remarks Permanent Secretary – President’s Office-Finance and Planning Zanzibar
09:10 – 09:20 Introduction About FSDT CEO – Financial Sector Deepening Tanzania (FSDT)
09:20 – 09:25 About FinScope Tanzania Animation
09:25 – 09:40 Findings Presentation – Research Methodology and Process Member of Technical Committee Office of Chief Government Statistician (OCGS) -Zanzibar
09:40 – 09:55 Findings PresentationDemographics and Addressability Member of Technical Committee President’s Office Finance and Planning – Zanzibar
09:55 – 10:35 Findings PresentationFinancial Behaviour and Uptake & Usage, Financial Service Consumer Satisfaction Member of Technical Committee – Bank of Tanzania- Zanzibar
10:35 – 10:45 Reflection & Welcoming Guest of Honour Minister of State- President’s Office, Finance and Planning, Zanzibar
10:45 – 11:15 Guest of Honor Speech The President of Zanzibar and Chairman of the Revolutionary Council, His Excellency Dr. Hussein Ali Mwinyi
11:15 – 11:25 Symbolic Launch Guest of Honor, Special Guests, Members of Technical Committee
11:25 – 11:35 Photo and Press Conference Guest of Honor and Special Guests
11:35 – 11:40 Departure of the Guest of Honor All
11:40 – 11:30 Panel Discusion Panelists
12:35 Closing Panel Discusion Moderator
12:35 End All

FinScope Tanzania is a nationally representative demand-side survey that provides insights into the financial needs, preferences, and behaviours of consumers, being adult Tanzanians from 16 years and above. It also provides insight into their attitudes and perceptions regarding money management, financial products and services, as well as information regarding demographics and overall lifestyles. It is tailored to be optimally useful for those who want credible information, benchmarks and trends of financial inclusion across mainland Tanzania and Zanzibar.