Nkio is a 55-year-old married woman. She has three children with ages ranging from 12 years to 30 years. She describes herself to be credible. She does an animal trade whereby she sells goats and calves. She has been involved in this business for seven years. Her business is located in a dependable and profitable area, and her primary customers are local business people and residents. She describes her biggest business challenge to be inflation of prices of the animals.
She will use the 20,000 KES (Kenyan shillings) loan to buy goats for resale. Her business goal is to be a leading animal trader within five years. She hopes that in the future, she will be self-reliant. This is her first loan with SMEP DTM.