A loan of $275 helped to pay his children’s school fees so they can get a good education and high-paying jobs in the future.


Adamu's story

Adamu is a maize farmer, who is married and lives with his wife and children in Sakadadi village, Kaduna. Sakadadi is a small community where farming is the primary occupation. Adamu dreams that one day his children will grow up to be a medical doctor and a soldier.

Using his last input loan from Babban Gona, Adamu gained access to high-quality farm inputs, and now expects a bountiful harvest.

As a Babban Gona member, Adamu will now receive a Harvest Advance loan, providing him with a cash advance. He will use this loan to pay his children’s school fees and secure their future.

Additionally, Babban Gona will support Adamu by storing the harvested maize to sell later in the year. Now he does not have to forfeit making a profit by selling his maize at low harvest prices.

Adamu notes that working with Babban Gona has improved his life considerably by providing him with a holistic agricultural package and wide support network. Adamu can now generate earnings significantly above the average Nigerian farmer’s annual income and secure his family’s future.


This loan is special because:

It supports smallholder farmers and helps them increase yields.



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