Maize cultivation

Gift Sakala

Kabwe, Zambia

100% repaid



Gift Sakala

Member since

February 2021

On-time repayments

8 installments  •  50%

About Me

Hi my name is Gift Sakala I am 27 years old married with 2 sons. I live in kabwe and I have a farm there. I am a hard working farmer and I make sure my inputs efforts never go to worst so am always there supervising and working with my workers at the farm.

My Business

I am a a farmer I mostly grow maize and various vegetables on the farm. Currently I am just cultivating maize and the other vegetables were cultivated on a small scale just for consultation. I sell the maize to the Food Reserve agency and supply them in bulk usually about a thousand bags.

Loan Proposal

My maize about knee level and it needs some fertilizer so as the growth is stabilised and also I I need to get some insecticide for the crops. Therefore with this loan I need to buy some bags of fertilizer and also a container of insecticide which I will use to spray around the crops to promote healthy growth of my plants and it is with my hope that I will buy these items with this loan.

Income Source

I will use my sells Income to repay this loan as maize I a staple food here in Zambia so it's always on demand,I sell fresh maize and also dried one which is formulated to meali meal






Loan Info

Project Type

Classic Loan

Disbursed amount


Date disbursed

Feb 18, 2021

Repayment status

On Time

Projected term

1 week

Cost to entrepreneur

Service fee: $2.13

Credit risk payment: $5.56



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