Lydia is 26 years old and has been selling bananas at the market for three years. She purchases them directly from the farmers and sells them to locals. Lydia works alone at the market while caring for her two-week old baby. Her two other children attend primary school.
Lydia is not married and she, along with her three children, live with her sister and her husband and their two children.
She dreams of making enough money to enable her to start a grocery store.