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Roseline O. is 45 years old, married, and has two children. Her husband is a businessman and he also supports the home.

Roseline sells jewelry, traditional beads, clothes, shoes and hats. She loves her business because of the one-on-one interaction that she has with her customers. Roseline has been in this business for a long time and hopes that her business will grow bigger and stronger. She is requesting a loan of 100,000 NGN to purchase more jewelry, traditional beads, clothes and shoes to sell. She says thank you to all Kiva lenders.

Additional Information

Important Information

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
  • 4
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    Nigeria Loans Fundraising
  • $6,376,775
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 148.3
    Nigeria Nairas (NGN) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $675 helped Roseline to purchase more clothes, shoes, traditional beads and jewelry to sell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
10 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Mar 12, 2010
Apr 1, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jan 7, 2011