Ekua is the woman pounding fufu. She operates a chop bar (where a variety of African dishes are sold). She has been in this business for 2 years. She serves fufu, banku, and rice balls. She is married with 5 children. Ekua uses her income to support her husband and to pay their childrens' school fees.
She will use her loan to purchase food stuff and other ingredients to prepare her food for sale. With the profit, Ekua plans to upgrade her chop bar into a restaurant.