A loan of $700 helped to buy biscuits, sugar, cold water, milk, mosquito repellants, cigarettes, etc. in bulk to add to her grocery shop.


Nabia Amina's story

Salone Microfinance Trust (SMT), a partner of Kiva.org in Makeni, northern Sierra Leone is very pleased to present to you Nabia Amina, a small scale entrepreneur who has come to SMT/Kiva lenders to seek a loan of 3,000,000.00 Sierra Leonean leones in order to invest in her business.

Nabia Amina sells biscuits, sugar, cold water, milk, mosquito repellants, cigarettes, etc. A widow with four children, the 55 year old has been a businesswoman for 23 years now. She has requested this loan in order to buy the above mentioned items in bulk to add to her grocery shop.



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