Mandera is a 30-year-old businesswoman who lives in Nimule. She is married and has two children between the ages of four and eight, one of whom goes to school.
Mandera runs a hotel (restaurant) and has been in business for two years. She has three employees. She heard about Finance Sudan through other clients and she is taking a loan of 2,000 SDG to purchase more goods.
In five years, she wants to open a big hotel (restaurant). Her major challenges include inflation in the market.