James is a 42-year-old businessman who lives in Juba. He is married and has 5 children between the ages of 4 and 15; all of them go to school. James runs a general store and has been in business for 3 years. He has no employees. He heard about Finance Sudan through promotions by the loan officers.
James is taking a loan of 3,500ssp to purchase more cooking oil and other items. Besides this business, James has no other source of income.
In 5 years, James would like to expand his business and open other branches. His major challenges include high market prices.
James says he is happy for the loans given by Finance Sudan through the help of Kiva.