Ekua N. is a single parent taking care of one child. She cooks yams for sale at Abura, which she has been doing for two years. Ekua uses her income to see to the well-being of the family. Ekua will use the loan to purchase extra yams and other ingredients to cook for resale. With the new profits from her expanded business, Ekua plans to add the cooking of other foods.
In her right hand she is showing a sample of the cooked cocoyam she sells.