A loan of $1,175 helped to buy mobile phones and mobile phone accessories to add to his current ones.


Abdulai's story

In the photo is Abdulai. He is a small-scale businessman based in Kenema, a city in Eastern Sierra Leone. This is the first loan this entrepreneur is accessing from SMT/Kiva lenders. With the help of this loan, Abdulai will be able to expand his businesses, make more profit and consequently improve his standard of living. Abdulai was born in Tongo, a town about 15 miles from Kenema city. Abdulai is single with one child who is attending primary school. He has been a businessman for six years now. He sells mobile phones and mobile phone accessories. With the help of this loan, he is going to buy mobile phones and mobile phone accessories to add to his current ones.



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