A win-win for country and key stakeholders in the agricultural sectorRead more
Sustaining the Nigerian agribusiness with risk management, financing, trading, and strategic solutions.Learn more
As part of its public good function, NIRSAL provides technical and capacity building to value chain participants, direct or otherwiseLearn more
The Nigeria Incentive-Based Risk Sharing System for Agricultural Lending NIRSAL is an agribusiness initiative which provides its clients risk management, financing, trading, and strategic solutions. We are focused on clients in the Nigerian agribusiness market (42% of GDP) even though our relationship network is global. Founded in 2011 following an extensive market opportunity review, NIRSAL serves clients across multiple crop and livestock value chains.
NIRSAL was founded to promote economic development by acting as a catalyst for the fixing of key failures in agribusiness supply chains. In addition to its purely commercial role, CBN provides the seed capital base for the smooth operations of NIRSAL beamed towards promoting the Nigerian economy through agribusiness investments credit risk guarantees.
NIRSAL's product offerings reflect the evolving needs of its clients, large and small. Our business is focused on understanding what a client needs to succeed. Once we make a decision to take on a client, our responsibility is to find ways of creating shared profits with the client.