A loan of $475 helped to pay school fees for his children.


Banta's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a Kiva partner based in Makeni, northern Sierra Leone, is very pleased to present Banta, a secondary school teacher in Makeni. He is 53 years old and was born in Kamasondo in northern Sierra Leone. Banta is married and has four children. His wife is a housewife and his children are attending primary and secondary schools. For the past 14 years, Banta has been a teacher.

Banta is requesting a loan to pay school fees for his children.



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