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Total loan: $1,200
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Silifat

Nigeria
Lagos State, Nigeria / Food Market

A loan of $1,200 helped to purchase more yams for resale.


Silifat's story

Silifat A.,53, has been selling tubers of yams since 1996 at the Sheriki Market, located off the Badagry express road. Silifat is married with two children and lives in Okoko, Lagos state, Nigeria.

Yam is an essential commodity in Nigeria because it can be prepared by frying, boiling, and roasting. Most Nigerians love yams. A loan will allow Silifat to purchase more yams for resale.



Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: September 17, 2008
Facilitated by Field Partner: Lift Above Poverty Organization (LAPO)

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Loan details

Loan length:

10 months
Disbursed date: September 17, 2008
Facilitated by Field Partner: Lift Above Poverty Organization (LAPO)