Ekua A. is married and has six dependents. She has been through junior high school, and now she sells provisions and drinks at Abura. Her husband is a farmer.
Ekua uses her income to assist her husband in the payment of school fees and utility bills. She says this loan will enable her to buy more groceries for sale, and possibly to expand her business. If she is able to make extra profit by expanding her business, Ekua plans to reinvest it.