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Ifra Yéro
Our borrower's name is Ifra Yéro and he is 38 years old and father to four children, the eldest of whom is seven years old and from his first marriage, and the youngest six years old. This is his first loan experience and he is requesting 500,000FCFA so that he can buy food for the livestock he is raising. He manages his household expenses and the costs related to his raising of oxen. With the income from his business he will be able to improve his family's nutrition, repay his loan and even save some money. As a future project he would like to have a well for the animals to drink from.
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Notre emprunteur s’appelle Ifra Yéro .Il est âgé de 38 ans, marié et père de 4 enfants dont l’ainé a 7 ans de son 1er mariage et le cadet 6 ans. C’est sa 1ère expérience de crédit et il demande un montant de 500000F CFA pour acheter de l’aliment de bétail pour son élevage.
Il gère la dépense quotidienne de son foyer et les charges liées à son élevage de bœufs. Avec les revenus de son activité il va pouvoir améliorer les conditions alimentaires de sa famille, rembourser son crédit et même épargner.
Comme projet futur, il aimerait avoir un puits pour le breuvage des animaux.

Additional Information


This loan is administered by UIMCEC, a Kiva Field Partner in Senegal since 2008. UIMCEC is a government-regulated microfinance institution whose mission is to improve the revenue and well-being of families through access to financial services, allowing principally women and young adult micro-entrepreneurs living in rural and semi-rural areas to develop their revenue-generating businesses and supporting them in becoming financially self-sufficient.

About Senegal

  • $2,300
    Average annual income
  • 38
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    Senegal Loans Fundraising
  • $14,274,375
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 496.0
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $1,025 helped Ifra Yéro to buy food for livestock that he is raising.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
At end of term
Feb 23, 2012
Mar 25, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2012