A loan of $625 helped to buy construction materials.


Koku's story

A 45-year-old man, Mr. Koku is married to a merchant and has three children, who are all in school. The first child is 20 years old, and the last is 17. He has been a retailer of construction materials since 2005. He is helped by one person and operates in his store. His purchases are made in Lomé. His main difficulty is the competition on the ground. Mr. Koku is requesting this initial loan from WAGES to buy some construction materials in order to respond further to customers needs. He wants to expand his business and to have a happy family.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Daniel Kuey



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