A loan of $600 helped to buy products for his cafeteria..


Kodjo Messan's story

Kodjo is a 23-year-old unmarried man with no children. He has worked as a reseller since 2009, and he runs a cafeteria serving all kinds of customers. He buys his products in the market in Lomé, and has one helper. At the moment his biggest obstacle is a lack of money to buy condiments.

Kodjo has requested his first loan through WAGES in order to buy condiments for his cafeteria. He would like to reinvest in his business. In the next few years, Kodjo would like to enlarge his business. He says that with the profits, he plans to marry.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer



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