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Mary A. is married with 8 children. She is 55 years old and hails from the Shibiri Area of Lagos State, Nigeria. She is a midwife. She learnt her business for 7 years. She has been in business since 1999. She needs the loan amount of $875 to enable her to buy medical drugs for sale.

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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
  • 31
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    Nigeria Loans Fundraising
  • $6,043,525
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 117.6
    Nigeria Nairas (NGN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $875 helped Mary to buy prescription drugs and clinic materials.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
11 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 6, 2008
Feb 21, 2008
Currency Exchange Loss:
Dec 15, 2008