Our History

  • Nana started as a community-based initiative in Yauri Emirate in 2008 to improve students’ academic performance in secondary schools by supporting teachers to provide extra lessons to students interested in pursuing higher education
  • Nana developed interest in giving financial support to youth and women to expand on their existing business
  • NANA was registered with the Cooperate affairs in 2015 and expanded its operation to Birnin-Kebbi and Sokoto states
  • Nana believes in innovative, scalable and cost-effective interventions that empower women and girls and provide them with opportunities to challenge the existing gender inequality