MINISTER of Small and Medium Enterprises Elias Mubanga says his Ministry, through the Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission, has received over 70,000 applications for empowerment products. In August, CEEC unveiled seven empowerment products valued at K365 million targeting micro small and medium enterprises and cooperatives. In an interview, Friday, Mubanga said his ministry had received an overwhelming response after conditions for the funds were revisited. “Just say about 75,000 but the total is 75,270, and for the marketer booster loan 68, 270. One thing you should know is [that] with the change of government always comes with [it] some changes in a number of things. Now in this case in terms of the empowerment funds which is available now, we had…...

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