Insecticides and labour

Patrick Nguku

Nairobi, Kenya

100% repaid

Entrepreneur

Name

Patrick Nguku

Member since

December 2017

On-time repayments

41 installments  •  100%

About Me

My name is Patrick Wambua Nguku.I was born in Kamanzi Village , Kangundo location in Machakos county-Kenya.I am the second born among eight others.I schooled in Kamanzi primary school and Manyatta secondary school.I was raised by a single mother and went through many challenges including school fees.I left home for the capital city Nairobi where i had part time jobs which were not able to cater for my needs.I later started a small business to distribute cakes .I later become a pastor and started the current business of Green grocers which i am currently involved in.The land in Machakos is very fertile .I have a family which i am also taking care of together with my mum .

My Business

I usually plant maize and beans.I chose this type of business because it is very profitable and in high demand.Our county and country usually requires alot of food through out the year and especially during the dry span.I usually make a profit of 50% to 80% in a given season.I want to be buying more for sale to add to what i am already doing.I intend to use the profits to buy a greater farm and expand the business.

Loan Proposal

I would like to buy insecticides worthy $20 and pay another $20 for labour. This totals to $40.When i use insecticides the yield is usually bigger.Whenever i use labour ,the farm usually does better.This will help me in my family in terms of upkeep . My neighbours also benefit ,especially those who are not employed,from casual labour.
This also will benefit the community because many rely on buying farm produce to feed their families.I expect my profit to grow by about 12%.

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Loan Info

Project Type

Classic Loan

Disbursed amount

$27.72

Date disbursed

May 18, 2018

Repayment status

On Time

Projected term

6 months

Cost to entrepreneur

Service fee: $1.16

Credit risk payment: $5.84

Lenders

A

Afely

Heringsdorf, Germany

Mr Chris Turner

Cambridge forever England, United Kingdom

Claire Lewis

Wales Uk, United Kingdom

Curtis Tokarchuk

Toronto, Canada, Canada

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Summary

Amount repaid

$27.72

Amount remaining

$0.00

Date repaid

Jul 30, 2018

Status

Fully repaid

Repayment History

Expected Payments Actual Payments
May 28, 2018 $0.99 May 27, 2018 $0.99
Jun 4, 2018 $0.99 May 27, 2018 $0.99
Jun 11, 2018 $0.99 May 27, 2018 $0.99
Jun 18, 2018 $0.99 May 27, 2018 $0.99
Jun 25, 2018 $0.99 May 27, 2018 $0.99
Jul 2, 2018 $0.99 Jun 25, 2018 $0.99
Jul 9, 2018 $0.99 Jun 25, 2018 $0.99
Jul 16, 2018 $0.99 Jun 25, 2018 $0.99
Jul 23, 2018 $0.99 Jun 25, 2018 $0.99
Jul 30, 2018 $0.99 Jun 25, 2018 $0.99
Aug 6, 2018 $0.99 Jul 26, 2018 $0.99
Aug 13, 2018 $0.99 Jul 26, 2018 $0.99
Aug 20, 2018 $0.99 Jul 26, 2018 $0.99
Aug 27, 2018 $0.99 Jul 26, 2018 $0.99
Sep 3, 2018 $0.99 Jul 26, 2018 $0.99
Sep 10, 2018 $0.99 Jul 26, 2018 $0.99
Sep 17, 2018 $0.99 Jul 26, 2018 $0.99
Sep 24, 2018 $0.99 Jul 26, 2018 $0.99
Oct 1, 2018 $0.99 Jul 26, 2018 $0.99
Oct 8, 2018 $0.99 Jul 26, 2018 $0.99
Oct 15, 2018 $0.99 Jul 30, 2018 $0.99
Oct 22, 2018 $0.99 Jul 30, 2018 $0.99
Oct 29, 2018 $0.99 Jul 30, 2018 $0.99
Nov 5, 2018 $0.99 Jul 30, 2018 $0.99
Nov 12, 2018 $0.99 Jul 30, 2018 $0.99
Nov 19, 2018 $0.99 Jul 30, 2018 $0.99
Nov 26, 2018 $0.99 Jul 30, 2018 $0.99
Dec 3, 2018 $0.99 Jul 30, 2018 $0.99
Dec 10, 2018 $0.13 Jul 30, 2018 $0.13

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