Joshua lives in Kongowea, Kenya. He is married and has three school going children. He runs a chemist (pharmacy) which has been in operation for the last three years. He employs two more people in his current business.
He was invited to Milango by his colleague and decided to join in order to access credit to fund his business. Joshua is applying for a loan of Ksh 100,000 to purchase more pharmaceutical drugs and cosmetics for sale. Joshua sees no major challenge facing his business. His business is located in an area of much activity. It is believed that the market next to his premise is the largest open air market south of the Sahara.
The extra income will help Joshua provide good education to his children. He also intends to open a cereal shop from the income.