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.
Julius's family
access_time 6 years ago
Julius received a $23 initial payment.
"My new goal is to start a business to help me raise money for school fees for my children. I intend to start buying and selling of maize as I can readily get the market within my village as we mostly experience food shortage."
Edward's family
access_time 6 years ago
Edward received a $23 second payment.
"My new goal is to build a house and equip it."
Erick's family
access_time 6 years ago
Erick received a $23 second payment.
"My current life is different from how it would have never been were it for this transfers in that I am able to comfortably take care of my family.I am now on a workable budget."
Wilson's family
access_time 6 years ago
Wilson received a $4 initial payment.
"I am planning to start own business like buying and selling of cattle.I would like to improve my life by hiring a piece of land and planting three months crops like tomatoes and onions.I am also planning to add chicken layers every month."
Anna's family
access_time 6 years ago
Anna received a $23 second payment.
"In the next six months,I am expecting to shall have started the business which is my new goal."
Agnes's family
access_time 6 years ago
Agnes received a $23 second payment.
"One thing i would really love to have is buying a cow from my own money."
Victor's family
access_time 6 years ago
Victor received a $23 initial payment.
"I am planning to set up my own shop in three to five months, I am planning to set up a grinding mill and improve my house from mud-walled to wooden wall."
Mary's family
access_time 6 years ago
Mary received a $494 third payment.
"I spent my last transfer to plaster my house since this was easiest way to keep it clean and neat. I also spent the transfer to buy furniture since l did not have anything to sit on l was just using water container as a sit."
Vivian's family
access_time 6 years ago
Vivian received a $494 third payment.
"I spent most of my third transfer to plaster my house since l have been Longing to stay in a plastered house like other people. The remaining balance l spent to fix steel door and windows for security purpose."
Richard's family
access_time 6 years ago
Richard received a $473 third payment.
"I spent my third transfer to add some building materials since l had spent the second to buy some and labour charged."