Victoria Womens Group C-Lugazi
It is now four years since he has been at the helm of his retail shop business in Lugazi-Town. The past ten years, which have been chequered in terms of experiences, have made him understand the gruelling nature of doing business. The good side is that it has made him into the hard working man that he is. Julius knows that without such a virtue, his chances of striking a workable medium in his business face long odds. At present he makes 200,000 shillings monthly profit. With this loan he wants to buy more stock such as sugar, salt, beans, rice and plastics to resell. He reckons he will make more profits when he resells the aforementioned items.
This is a Group Loan
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