A loan of $950 helped to buy rice, flour, iron corrugated zinc, cement, etc. at wholesale to add to his current stock.


Musa B.'s story

Musa is an approximately forty-three-year-old man. He was born in Musai village, in northern Sierra Leone but now lives in Kabala town with his wife and four children. Musa has been a businessman for three years now. He sells rice, flour, iron corrugated zinc, cement, etc. in wholesale.

Musa has requested a loan of 4,000,000 Sierra Leonean Leones from Kiva field partner, Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), in order to expand his business. He will use this loan to buy rice, flour, iron corrugated zinc, cement, etc. at wholesale to add to his current stock. In this way, his business will improve both in size and quality, attracting many customers into his business.



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