A loan of $525 helped buy telephones, recharge cards for MTN Warid, Airtel, And telcom subscription.

Baudelaire's story

Young 27 year old client, single without children, on working for his Baccalauriat degree, his parents not having been able to support him for academic works, in 2007, he opened a phone box and sells prepaid cards of all the phone networks.

His sales are between 50000 frs to150000frs per day.

With the loan, he wants to distribute telephone cards like Zain, MTN, Airtel.

And to add two new telephones, and to make a subscription to Sotelco and Congo Telecom.

Very ambitious, he wants with the loan to open a shop for sales of cellular devices and to supply prepaid and refillable cards.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Mark Latour

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