Ama is a petty trader. She sells vegetables such as tomatoes, onions, garden eggs (an eggplant-like fruit used as a vegetable), oil, and other food items. Ama has been in this business for ten years now.
She is married and has two children. Her husband is a farmer. She uses her income to assist her husband in paying their children’s school fees.
Ama will use her loan to purchase a variety of vegetables and other food items to sell. With the new profit, she will expand her business.