A loan of $1,175 helped to buy welding materials and bottles of gas.

Assani's story

Assani is 42 years old and lives in Benin. Assani stopped school at the primary level and learned the profession of welder. Assani is married to a certain Aline. The couple has five dependent children of whom four are their own children. All the children go to school. Assani lives together with his wife and his children. The couple takes care of the diverse household responsibilities together.

For about 10 years, Assani has been working as a welder and also sells gas and welding materials, which allows him to better meet the needs of his family. Assani gets his supplies in Nigeria. With the aim of satisfying his clientèle and in order to improve his business, Assani is requesting a second loan from ALIDé. His previous loan was well repaid.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer S Mason

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