Unveiling the prestigious service in Dar es Salaam this week, Absa Bank Tanzania said the trend-setting facility for the banking sector aims to safeguard the health of clients and staff by taking them to new heights.
The bank’s acting director of retail banking, Ndabu Lilian Swere, said the club, which includes a variety of healthcare equipment, is responsible for providing healthcare solutions to customers and their families and staff at Absa.
“The launch of this health club is proof that our mission is not only to be the custodians of clients’ funds and to focus on the business side of transactions, but that we value the health of our clients and their families, âsaid Swere. .
She assured clients that Absa Tanzania is continuously committed to providing products and services that meet their needs. The director of Absa Tanzania further noted that the health club, which is dedicated to special clients, will offer various indoor and outdoor health strengthening activities ranging from jogging, cycling, walks to yoga, complementing all through training and counseling on physical and mental health problems. .
âObviously, most of you have lingering memories of recent statistics which painted an alarming scenario in our lives, pointing to the sharp increase in cases of mental illness. Our customers have access to advice on how to avoid the problem, ânoted Swere.
The Dar es Salaam-based lender has partnered with Assemble Insurance which will provide advice on health and nutrition; and Mukti who will offer yoga exercises to clients and their families three times a week, free of charge.
The other co-managers of the health program are fitness icons, Fitness Center, which will distribute gym suits at reduced prices, while Cool Blue, a household name in drinking water solutions, will provide water during the event. gym sessions.
Assemble Insurance nutrition specialist Jestina Nyondo told the event that a regular intake of a balanced diet incorporating essential ingredients from major food categories is important to support vibrant health for any individual.
Nyondo said that a careful arrival at balance is to organize the serving into four parts with one quarter reserved for protein and starch each, and half for fruits and vegetables. âWater is essential because it facilitates the proper use of food components in the body,â she noted.
One of the clients who attended the event, Robert Lowassa of Tan Communication Media, congratulated the bank on establishing the health club, noting that it will help maintain the health of clients and staff while promoting good relations between clients.