Adjoa Y. cooks rice and serves it with tomato sauce at Abbrem Agona near Abura, Cape Coast. She has been cooking food for sale for 11 years. She is married and has three children. Her husband repairs faulty televisions. She assists her husband in providing the basic needs of the family, such as food, clothing and shelter. Her loan will be added to her initial capital to buy other foodstuffs to cook to meet the demand of her customers. She hopes to use the new profits from her business to build a cafeteria.
In this picture, Adjoa is dishing out some of the cooked rice. To her right is the tomato sauce.