Innocent is 27 years old and single. He is a motorcyclist and has been using a motorbike as transportation for two years.
He has requested a loan to repair his motorbike in order to have it in better working condition. The profits from the business will be used to buy another motorbike to use in transportation, as another source of income.
About Urwego Opportunity Bank of Rwanda (UOB)
Urwego Opportunity Bank (UOB) is a Rwandan bank specializing in microfinance. It offers credit products to individuals and groups interested in starting or expanding their businesses. It also offers training in business development, financial literacy and health management. Given that approximately 90% of the Rwandan population is directly or indirectly related to the agricultural sector, Kiva lenders’ funds will be used to support UOB’s agricultural loan products, which are vital to the clients living in remote areas.