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Mamadou B. is a young married man, who is 33 years old and father to four children. He lives in Grand Yoff, a district that is not far from the savings bank. He has been a member of this savings bank since 2008. He is a mechanic by profession and is requesting a third loan from the savings bank to buy second hand motorbikes to do up and then resell, in order to increase his profits and potentially his social situation.
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Mamadou B. jeune marié, 33 ans age père de 04 enfants il habite a grand yoff, un quartier non loin de la caisse membre depuis 2008 il est mécanicien de profession et sollicite son troisième prêt à la caisse pour acheter des motos d'occasion les retaper puis les revendre pour augmenter ses profits et éventuellement sa situation sociale

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This loan is administered by UIMCEC, a Kiva Field Partner in Senegal since 2008. UIMCEC is a government-regulated microfinance institution whose mission is to improve the revenue and well-being of families through access to financial services, allowing principally women and young adult micro-entrepreneurs living in rural and semi-rural areas to develop their revenue-generating businesses and supporting them in becoming financially self-sufficient.

About Senegal

  • $2,300
    Average annual income
  • 1
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  • $15,175,275
    Funds lent in using Kiva
  • 538.7
    Communauté Financière Africaine Francs BCEAO (XOF) = $1 USD

Success!! The loan was 100% repaid

A loan of $950 helped Mamadou to purchase vehicles and second-hand motorbikes to do up and resell.
100% repaid
Repayment Term
14 months (Additional Information)
Repayment Schedule
May 20, 2010
Jun 7, 2010
Currency Exchange Loss:
Jul 21, 2011