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Total loan: $3,150


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Chipata, Eastern Province, Zambia / Services

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A loan helped To purchase four trading booths.

Msani's story

Msani is 34 years old. He lives in a rented house with his wife and their three children with ages between 6 months old and 15 years old. Two of his children go to school. Msani runs a Zoona mobile money transfer business in his hometown of Chipata, Zambia. His business deals in the transferring of money from one place to the other. He has four mobile money shops. On any given day, Msani can be found moving around his four shops. He has employed four people to help him serve customers. He hopes to hire more as his business continues to grow. Msani has requested a Kiva loan so that he can pay for his four trading booths. The trading booths help him to attract customers to his business. Msani has high hopes for the future. He hopes to open more Zoona mobile money outlets. This will help him to have more profits. He is hopeful that the increase in profits will improve his standard of living. Msani is grateful for the opportunity to be connected to Kiva lenders. This is his first loan.