A loan of $1,000 helped purchase an engine for his taxi.


Latifou's story

Latifou lives in Lomé with his wife (a re-seller) and their three children, all of wom attend school and are aged between 5 and 14 years old. Mr Latifou has been a taxi driver since 2000. In order to purchase an engine for his car, he is asking for a fifth loan from WAGES. He hopes to use the profits to purchase additional new cars, all the while attending to the needs of his family.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Chloé Tuot



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