Ahou B. is a dynamic young lady. She is 24 years old and she has managed her own cosmetics products store since May 2005 in Adjamé open market. She is a single woman and has no children. She lives in Adjame, a commercial township in North Abidjan. She has rapidly developed her business during the last 2 years. Ahou wants to take advantage of the holiday season to offer new fashion products to young ladies. She got her first loan from AE&I in February 2006 and has been a good performer since then.