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Batokani is 48 years old, married and the mother of three children, two of whom attend school. She makes beignets [fritters], which she sells at her home, and additionally sells cereals. Her business involves a member of her family who assists her to make her work easier.

Batokani is seeking her second loan from WAGES for the purchase of cereals in order to strengthen her business selling beignets and cereals. She wants to expand her business and diversify her wares. She is dedicated to her work in order to help her husband see to the basic needs of their family.
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Âgée de 48 ans, Batokani est mariée et mère de 03 enfants dont 02 scolarisés. Elle fait des beignets qu’elle vend à la maison et y ajoute également le commerce de céréales. Son activité implique un membre de sa famille qui le seconde pour lui faciliter la tache. Elle sollicite son second crédit auprès de WAGES pour l’achat de céréales afin de renforcer son commerce de beignets et de céréales. Elle veut agrandir son activité et diversifier sa marchandise. Elle s’investit pour aider son mari à assurer les besoins élémentaires de la famille.

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About Women and Associations for Gain both Economic and Social

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!

About Togo

  • $1,700
    Average annual income
  • 3
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    Togo Loans Fundraising
  • $8,634,350
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 503.1
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $400 helped Batokani to purchase cereals.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Nov 9, 2012
Dec 4, 2012
Currency Exchange Loss:
Nov 17, 2013