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Total loan: $1,875

Issaka

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Ouagadougou, Centre Region, Burkina Faso / Retail

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A loan helped to buy 80 wheelbarrows, 40 sacks of straw, and other materials, and to save to improve his children's studying conditions.


Issaka's story

Issaka is the father of six children, four of whom are in school. He has a hardware store selling various items in an area on the outskirts of the capital. He has run the store for more than 10 years.

He is on his ninth loan with Yikri and paid back his first Kiva loan without difficulty.

He is requesting a new loan to buy 80 wheelbarrows, 40 sacks of straw, and other materials, in hopes of satisfying his customer demand.

He hopes to use his profits to reinvest in his business and to save to improve his children's studying conditions.

He encourages everyone to protect themselves from COVID-19.