Jolo is a 40-year-old businessman who lives in Juba. He is married and has four children between the ages of 5 and 14. All of them go to school.
Jolo runs a timber-selling business and has been in business for 10 years. He has two employees.
He heard about Finance Sudan through promotions by the officers. He is taking a loan of 5,000 SDG to purchase timbers and many other supplies. In addition to this business, he has no other source of income.
In five years, Jolo would like to expand his business and open other branches. His major challenges include high transportation costs and poor roads. Jolo says he is happy for the loans given by Finance Sudan through Kiva.