Rwenshama Boda Boda Association B Group
Abert is a humorous, focused, God-fearing and good-natured dad to four cheerful kids who are all in school at present. He says he has been in this business for 13 years now. He operates in Rukungiri, in the West of Uganda.
Abert proudly speaks of how he has been able to extricate his family from its below the breadline existence with earnings from this business. This business he says was brought into existence with savings from his maiden business - farming. He says this business generates him monthly sales income to the tune of 200,000 Ugandan shillings. He intends to use this Kiva loan to purchase more pairs of shoes to resell.
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