Tete is 30 years old and lives and works in Buchanan, the capital city of Grand Bassa County, which is located by the sea. It is well known for its beaches and delicious fish. Many logging companies are also based in the city. Residents of the city love eating fufu, cassava based dough typically eaten with soup or sauce.
Tete is married and her husband is a contractor. Together they have three children aged between 3 and 8 years, only two are in school and live at home. Tete was fortunate to finish grade 12. She is a hard working businesswoman, for the past fourteen years she been selling rice in the local market. She started this business by selling for her fiancee and she learned this business from her mother. Tete is requesting a loan to purchase more rice for her business, her dream is to educate her children and build a house.