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Total loan: $3,525
Nyakiju Tukore B, Rukungiri Group
Rukungiri, Western Region, Uganda / Agriculture
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A loan helped to purchase ghee for resale.
Nyakiju Tukore B, Rukungiri Group's story
K. Jovia of Nyakiju group is 54 years old and is a dedicated and hard-working agricultural farmer from Nyakiju, Rukungiri. She fattens cattle for a certain period, sells dairy products such as milk and ghee, and then sells the cows at a relatively higher price. She has been doing this for 10 years and has been able to earn 185,000 Ugandan shillings a month. As a housewife she has been able to improve her family's situation by lifting their standard of living and educating her children. With this loan she is looking forward to purchasing ghee from fellow farmers to resell. This will earn her more sales revenue.