Iwa is a 37-year-old businessman who lives in Juba. He is married and has 4 children between the ages of 2 and 12. Three of them go to school. Iwa runs a general store, and has been in business for 6 years. He has one employee. He heard about Finance Sudan through other clients. He is taking out a loan of 6,000 SDG to purchase more lotions, milk, sugar, and other items. In addition to this business, he has no other source of income.
In 5 years, Iwa would like to expand his business and open other branches.
His major challenges include high market prices and high transportation costs.
Iwa says he is happy for the loans given to him by Finance Sudan with the help of Kiva.