Zambian startup Sage Valley has been awarded a revolving working capital facility of up to K250,000 (about $13,792) by the Empress Fund based in South Africa.

Sage Valley was established in October 2019 to produce locally made spices and pastes after sisters Zita and Nancy Kafwimbi noticed a gap in the market. The funds secured through this facility will be channelled towards increasing their production capacity and meeting increased demand for their products.

“Our products re...