Kodjo is 46 years old and lives in Lomé with his wife and three children, aged 8, 12 and 15 years old, who go to school. His wife is a dressmaker by trade. As for his part, Kodjo has been a taxi driver for over ten years. He is requesting a third loan from WAGES to be able to finance the purchase of a car. The profits to be made will enable him to ensure that his family's schooling and health care costs are covered. Over the long term, he would like to be able to buy more vehicles in order to set up a taxi company.
Kodjo a 46 ans il vit à Lomé avec sa femme et ses trois enfants âgés de 8, 12 et 15 ans et allant à l'école. L'épouse de Kodjo exerce la profession de couturière. Kodjo est pour sa part chauffeur depuis plus de 10 ans. Il sollicite un troisième crédit auprès de Wages afin de pouvoir financer l'achat d'une voiture. Les profits qu'il réalisera lui permettront d'assurer la scolarité et la santé de sa famille. A long terme il aimerait pouvoir acheter d'autres véhicules afin de monter une entreprise de taxi.
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This loan is administered by Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social (WAGES), Togo’s second-largest microfinance institution. Along with a wide range of savings and loan products, WAGES offers its clients training programs in basic literacy, health care (HIV/AIDS and malaria), and business-related subjects (business management, marketing, accounting). You can show your support for WAGES by joining its lending team!