A loan of $625 helped to buy more cooking oil and food stuffs for resale.


Rose's story

"LAPO has given me voice," says Mrs. Rose O. whose business is stable and profitable. She sells gallons of oil and foodstuffs to people in the open-air market. Rose is 49, married, and has six children. She lives in Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria.

If she is accorded the loan of US$ 625, Rose intends to buy more gallons of oil and foodstuffs for sale. She has been a client of LAPO for 8 years and started her micro-business in 1987.



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