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Mutiyat Y. is 35 years old and lives in Oyo State, Nigeria with her husband and 4 children. She sells sarongs and jewelry and has been in this business for the past 15 years. Mutiyat is requesting a loan amount of $475 to purchase more clothes and jewelry to sell. She says thanks to all Kiva lenders for their support.

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The Kiva Field Partner in Nigeria who administers this loan is called the Lift Above Poverty Organization (LAPO). Kiva’s Staff wants to call your attention to the fact that LAPO is the subject of controversy. While all Kiva Field Partners charge an interest rate on loans to sustainably operate, LAPO’s interest rates (see their “Portfolio Yield”) and profitability (see their “Return on Assets”) are amongst the highest on Kiva. Kiva’s Staff encourages you to learn more about this Nigerian Field Partner before making this loan.

About Nigeria

  • $6,100
    Average annual income
  • 13
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    Nigeria Loans Fundraising
  • $6,036,650
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 151.4
    Nigeria Nairas (NGN) = $1 USD