Comfort A. is a 36-year-old woman. She is married with seven children: two are currently in school. She lives with her family at Dorma in the Brong Ahafo region of Ghana.
She is a food vendor and sells banku with fried fish. Banku is prepared from milled maize grains and it is taken with hot pepper or soup. She has many customers since it is enjoyed by many Ghanaians as breakfast, lunch and supper. She has been in business for five years now.
She wants to use the loan to buy more raw materials like bags of maize, meat, fish, vegetables and firewood. She hopes to raise increased income to support her children’s education. She belongs to the village called ‘Gyedie mu Aba’.