Alima sells charcoal at Nyame Bekyere and she has been in business for five years. In front of Alima are packages of charcoal ready for sale. She is married and has seven children. Her husband is a retried security officer. She uses her income to help her husband pay their utility bills.
Alima will use her loan to purchase bags of charcoal to sell. With the new profit from her expanded business, Alima hopes to produce the charcoal herself.