Funeral (Wonkhe Wonkhe)


Click here to download the Wonkhe Wonkhe Brochure

What is Wonkhe Wonkhe Funeral Plan?

This is an insurance cover that pays out a lump sum amount to cover any funeral expenses in the event a policy holder or any family member passes on.

Why Should I Take Wonkhe Wonkhe Funeral Cover?

Funerals are expensive. They cannot be planned for. In the event of death, the Wonkhe Wonkhe cover will give you the finances for a dignified funeral for your loved ones.

Who Is Covered In The Wonkhe Wonke Funeral Plan?

Cover can be for an individual with no dependents. The Family plan will cover the main member, spouse and up to six children who are below 21 years.

Parents above the age of 65 years are covered under the Wonkhe Wonkhe Senior citizens plan with a maximum cover of E10, 000.

How Much Cover Option Should I Take?

Cover options vary from E5, 000 to E40, 000. Estimate the funeral expenses you would incur. Then consider how much monthly premium you can afford. This will help you decide which option to take.

In the event of death, how do I claim?

All claims under this plan are paid within 3 hours of receipt of all the necessary documents.You can lodge your claim at ESRIC offices in Mbabane or Manzini.

What are the documents required to claim?

  • Original or certified copies of member ID and ID of the deceased
  • A letter from mortuary confirming the body
  • Death Certificate
  • Marriage Certificate (if spouse)
  • Birth Certificate (if child)
  • Burial permit or confirmation letter from Umphakatsi (if already buried)
  • Confirmation letter from academic institution (if student)
  • Parent’s ID (if stillborn)
  • Antenatal care card (if stillborn)

Any additional information I should know?

  • The additional benefit pays E1, 000 grocery voucher, E300 electricity voucher & E200 airtime voucher at an additional premium of E5.70.
  • The monthly Family Support benefit pays E2, 000 per month for six months at an additional premium of E25.
  • The tombstone option is only available to cover option of E10, 000 and above. The Tombstone value is either 30% or 50% of the cover amount.
  • Waiting period for main member, spouse and children is six (6) months.
  • Waiting period for Senior Citizens is twelve (12) months.
  • No waiting period for member transferring from an existing ESRIC funeral scheme and or from any other insurance company under which you have finished serving the required waiting period.

Where do I pay my premiums?

  • ESRIC offices in Mbabane or Manzini
  • Stop order with your bank
  • Debit order with your Employer
  • Mobile Money
  • Nearest Post office

Funeral (Wonkhe Wonkhe)