Total loan: $300


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Kaduna, KD, Nigeria / Agriculture

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A loan helped to purchase improved inputs in order to get a good harvest and enhance living standards.

Amadu's story

Amadu is married and lives with his family in a modest cement house in a small village in Kaduna state. In his community, farming is the primary occupation, and like many industrious smallholders, he dreams of expanding his farm business.

Amadu is returning to work with Babban Gona this season as he will get access to better-yielding seeds, fertilizers and other essential farm inputs that will boost his yield. Apart from increasing Amadu’s yield to ensure that his family never goes hungry, this loan will also help him earn up to three times his net income when selling his maize.

Since he first joined Babban Gona in 2016, his happiest memory was sending his children to school.

With lenders’ support to grow his farming business, Amadu is looking forward to an abundant harvest. Amadu plans to use the profits from this season’s harvest to pay his children's school fees.