GDLive Newsfeed
We check in with people at each stage of the cash transfer process to see how things are going. Take a look at some of their stories as they appear here in real-time. Learn more about how recipients opt in to share their stories.
Grace's family
access_time 8 years ago
Grace enrolled.
"First, I would like to build a big house because this is too small for us. Secondly I would like to buy a goat because it is easier to raise compared to a Cow."
Benter's family
access_time 8 years ago
Benter enrolled.
"My proudest achievement is having tilled my farm and managed to get a good harvest, the money from selling the produce was quite a lot, I even managed to buy three cows."
Rose's family
access_time 8 years ago
Rose enrolled.
"I am planning to buy a chair, a big plastic container for storing water, some clothes for my children. The other transfers I will use to buy some livestock like cows, goats, sheep and chicken. These I will rear and sell their products, like milk and eggs."
Syprosa's family
access_time 8 years ago
Syprosa enrolled.
"I am planning to spend my transfer on building a kitchen since I don't have one,buying house furniture and finally buying a cow for milk."
Ann's family
access_time 8 years ago
Ann enrolled.
"I plan to spend the transfer to buy a second hand motorcycle that my husband will be using to transport locals to and fro Kendu town. I also plan to spend the transfer to construct a bigger house to accommodate my family. I also plan to spend the transfer to buy a cow."
Simion's family
access_time 8 years ago
Simion enrolled.
"The happiest part of my day is when I wake up in the morning and go out to look after my cattle in our grazing field. This makes me happy as I am able to take care of my cows."
Anne's family
access_time 8 years ago
Anne enrolled.
"I am planning to buy iron sheets, timber and nails and replace my roof as it is leaking, build a toilet, buy a reinforced door as mine is unsafe, buy a few cows to rear for their milk and finally, pay school fees for my children who are in primary school."
Joshwa's family
access_time 8 years ago
Joshwa enrolled.
"I am planning to buy 5 cows to assist me when I am tilling my farm, some chairs for my house, a bed and a mattress to sleep in since do not have a proper bed."
Jenipher's family
access_time 8 years ago
Jenipher enrolled.
"I plan to spend the transfer to buy beds and beddings. I also plan to spend the transfer to buy cows that will provide me with milk. I also plan to spend the transfer to pay school fees for my children."
Aloice's family
access_time 8 years ago
Aloice enrolled.
"I would like to use part of the transfer to build a new house because my house is very small to accommodate my family. Secondly l would wish to buy a cow which can help us get milk for my family. l would also like to open up a business to generate income to support my family . Lastly l would like to use the rest of the money to do farming to increase productivity."
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