DFI Namibia: Page 2 of 2

Republic of Namibia under the Ministry of Urban and Rural Development Its accountability to the Ministry of Regional and Local Government, Housing and Rural Development was formalised by the NHE Act of 1993 (Act No 5 of 1993) as amended.


NHE derives its mandate from NHE Act No 5 of 1993. NHE strives to promote home-ownership by being a customer-driven institution that provides housing solutions in order to alleviate the national housing need. Functions, Products and Services


The NHE’s mandate is to act as a lending institution as well as a developer in the field of low income housing.
NHE offers project houses and finances affordable, quality and adequate housing thereby contributing to Namibia's socio-economic development and creating a stable, progressive human habitat. House financing comes in the form of Private Resale, Package Loan, Building Loans, Upgrade Loans, Excess Bond and Deposit Accounts. Read More...



SME Bank Limited, Namibia

SME Bank Ltd heralds a new phase in Namibia’s financial sector. Established through a public-private partnership, the Bank offers innovative banking solutions to, among others, small and medium enterprise (SME) and micro-enterprise sector in Namibia. The objective is to increase value added production, services, jobs and income through the provision of affordable and accessible financial services and effective business support.


Functions, Products and Services


SME Bank offers a wide range of financial services and products including:

  • Retail Banking Products
  • Executive Banking Products
  • Small to Medium Enterprises (SME) Products
  • Corporate Banking Products
  • Treasury & Investment Products
  • Rural Banking
  • International Banking
  • Agri-Business Financing... Read More.