Poni Ake is a 35-year-old businesswoman who lives in Juba. She is married and has 3 children between the ages of 5 and 10. All of them go to school.
She runs a liquor store and has been in business for 7 years. She has no employees. She heard about Finance Sudan through other clients. She is requesting a loan of 4,000 SSP to purchase beer, soda water and many others. In addition to this business, she has no other source of income. Her major challenges include high prices in the market.
In 5 years she would like to expand her business. Poni Ake says she is happy for the loans given by Finance Sudan through the help of Kiva.