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Ekua E., who received junior high school education, has been selling tilapia and maize at Elmina since 1999. She is married to a Mason and they have six dependents. Ekua is responsible for paying the school fees of her children as well as the utility bills. She is requesting the loan to buy more tilapia and maize for sale at the market and hopes to use the new profits from her business to build a house.

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  • $3,500
    Average annual income
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    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 1.5
    Ghana Cedis (GHS) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $475 helped Ekua to buy more tilapia and maize for sale at the market.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
9 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
Jul 1, 2009
Jul 8, 2009
Currency Exchange Loss:
May 20, 2010