A loan of $1,125 helped to invest in clothing business.


Amidu's story

This is Amidu C.. Amidu is a local entrepreneur in Magburaka town who sells ready-to-wear-clothes, traveling bags, cottons, bed sheets, etc., right in the center of town. Amidu is among the earliest beneficiaries of the SMT/Kiva loans in Magburaka. With SMT/Kiva loans, his business has been growing steadily. Having made his last payment as a solidarity group member, Amidu now qualifies for an individual loan. He is applying for a loan of Le 3,500,000 to help him further develop his business.

Amidu is 50 years of age, married with five children all of whom are still in secondary school. He was born in the village of Kafe Semira, about 40 miles from Magburaka. Amidu has been a businessman for over 20 years now. With this loan, he is expecting to make enough profit to feed his family.



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