Siraji is 30 years old and has two children. He lives in Kasese, Uganda. He has been in the transportation business for seven years and with his earnings he has been able to pay school fees for his children and provide them with the basic necessities. He also trades in produce to supplement his transport business.
Siraji is requesting a loan, which he will use to buy maize to sell. Accidents and mechanical breakdowns due to poor roads pose a challenge to his business while his dream is to own a transport company.