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Total loan: $525
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Nuru

Uganda
Kampala, Uganda / Food Market

A loan of $525 helped to buy more bunches bananas.


Nuru's story

Nuru is 40single mother of four children aged between 5 and 18 years. All her children go to school .She takes care of additional family members. Nuru resides and owns a four roomed house where she is staying with five people. There is electricity and no piped water at home The family gets three meals a day. She resides and works in semi urban area which in the outskirts of Kampala in Ndeeba Kizito Zone. Nuru works seven days a week. Nuru owns stall selling Bananas ( matooke )in Ndeeba Market. She buys her bananas from the delivery trucks which get them villages and doesn’t incur any transport costs. Nuru pays monthly market dues. She sells to all categories of people and on both retail and whole sale and besides Nuru has been in this business for eighteen years and with MCDT for seven years servicing her eighteenth loan, working with the same group mates. She wants to use this loan to buy more bunches of bananas Nuru is aspiring of seeing her business grow bigger and start going to get the bananas her self.



Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: September 23, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO)

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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: September 23, 2009
Facilitated by Field Partner: Micro Credit for Development and Transformation SACCO (MCDT SACCO)