A loan of $475 helped to purchase more tubers of yam.


Funke's story

Funke lives in Ogbomoso, Oyo State, Nigeria. She is 55 years old and married with seven children, all of whom are excelling in school.


Funke makes and sells yam flour, popularly known as “elubo” in Nigeria. “Elubo” is used in the preparation of “amala" (a yam paste or porridge). She has been in this business for a long time. Funke is requesting a loan of 70,000 NGN to purchase more tubers of yam to make more yam flour to sell. She sends her thanks to all Kiva lenders for their financial support.



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