A loan of $650 helped to repair his taxi.


Balla's story

Balla is a truck driver. He lives in a region near the capital of Senegal. He owns a taxi. He has been working as a driver for over 25 years. With this loan, he intends to repair his taxi to put it to use. To do so, he would buy spare parts such as a motor, a battery, and doors. Balla envisions making a large profit and buy other cars to employ as taxis.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey



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