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Mohamed lives in the coastal town of Changamwe, Kenya. He owns a retail shop which has been in operation for the last five years. He is married and has three children; one is still in school.
Mohamed was introduced to Milango by his friends. He decided to join in order to access credit. He is currently applying for a loan of Ksh 40,000 to purchase more retail stock for his shop, e.g. sugar, salt, flour etc. Mohamed also owns a taxi; car hire transport.
His main challenge is the overall inflation in the country which has reduced the purchasing power of most customers. He is looking forward to owning a three wheeler vehicle commonly called a tuktuk. Mohamed will use the additional income obtained from this loan to meet his family’s daily needs.

About Kenya

  • $1,800
    Average annual income
  • 720
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    Kenya Loans Fundraising
  • $44,862,475
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 89.5
    Kenya Shillings (KES) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $450 helped Mohamed to purchase more retail stock for his shop e.g. sugar, salt, flour etc.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
8 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 16, 2011
Dec 3, 2011
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jun 16, 2012