Amina is a 35-year-old businesswoman who lives in Juba. She is married and has four children between the ages of 3 and 9 years; all of them go to school.
Amina runs a shop and has been in business for four years. She has no employees. She heard about Finance Sudan through other clients. She is taking a loan of 1,500 SSP (South Sudanese pounds) to purchase sugar, soap, beans, and many other items. In addition to this business, she has no other source of income.
In five years, Amina would like to expand her business. Her major challenges include high prices in the market. Amina says she is happy for the loans given by Finance Sudan through the help of Kiva.