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Total loan: $1,150
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Emelda Akanya

South Sudan
Munuki, South Sudan / General Store

A loan of $1,150 helped for buying more items like beans, cowpeas, etc.


Emelda Akanya's story

Emelda is 35 years old and a businesswoman. She lives in Juba, and she is married, with four children between the ages of 3 and 10. All of them go to school.

Emelda runs a general store, and she has been in business for four years. She has no employees.

She heard about Finance Sudan through other clients. She is taking a loan of SDG 5,000 to purchase beans, cowpeas, and many others. In addition to her business, she has no other source of income. In five years she would like to expand her business. Her major challenges include high prices in the market.

Emelda says she is happy for the loans given by Finance Sudan through the help of Kiva.


Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: August 28, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Finance South Sudan Limited

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Loan details

Loan length:

8 months
Disbursed date: August 28, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Finance South Sudan Limited