Kokoe James is a 36-yr-old businessman who lives in Yei. He is married with 3 children between the ages of 3 and 9. All of them go to school. Kokoe runs a general store, and has been in business for 6 years. He has no employees. He heard about Finance Sudan through promotions by the loan officers.
He is taking a loan of 4,000 SSP to purchase more maize flour, cooking oil, rice, etc. He has no other source of income in addition to this business.
In 5 years Kokoe would like to expand his business and open other branches. His major challenges include high market prices and high transportation costs.
Kokoe James says he is happy for the loans given by Finance Sudan through the help of Kiva.