Jazzillah is a hardworking married woman with two children. She and her family live in Masindi, Uganda. She is a teacher.
With her savings, Jazzillah has been able to invest in the transport sector by buying a motorcycle. She rents the motorcycle to riders who remit 80 percent of their daily earnings. She says the business has been very lucrative and she wants to buy five more motorcycles so as to increase her income.
Her greatest challenges include high fuel costs and mechanical breakdowns. Her personal goal is to educate her children at the university level. She also wants to upgrade her studies so she can attract a promotion and thus earn a higher salary.