Justino is a 38-year-old businessman who lives in Juba. He is married and has three children between the ages of 2 and 9. One of them goes to school. Justino runs a general store and has been in business for three years. He has no employees. He heard about Finance Sudan through other clients. He is taking out a loan of 4000 Sudanese pounds to purchase groundnuts and many other things. In addition to this business, he has no other source of income.
In five years, Justino would like to expand his business and open other branches. His major challenges include high market prices. Justino says he is happy for the loans from Finance Sudan provided with the help of Kiva.