Solomon is a resident of Mariakani, Kenya. He is married and has six children. He sells spare parts, mainly bicycle parts and accessories; a business he has run for the last fourteen years.
He is applying for a loan of 80,000 Kenya shillings to add stock of retail items to his store. He aspires to open a hard ware/work shop in future. The rent received from this venture will help him pay school fees for his children besides the dream of building a retail house.