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Total loan: $5,975
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Neema Group

Congo (Dem. Rep.)
Goma, North Kivu province, Congo (Dem. Rep.) / Liquor Store / Off-License

A loan of $5,975 helped a member to buy 10 cases of Primus, 10 cases of Aigles, and 5 cases of Fanta.


Neema Group's story

The client, Kyakimwa is an entrepreneur, the head of the business group "Neema", older than 50, married, and the mother of four children some of whom are students and others have their own homes. Her husband is a manager of a public customs business "l’Office Congolais de Contrôle (OCC)". The client is a drink seller (Primus, Aigles, Fanta, etc.). She has been doing this for more than 10 years. In 2005, she received her first loan from Hekima, she has gone through 21 credit cycles. This new line of credit will be used to buy 10 cases of Primus, 10 cases of Aigles, and 5 cases of Fanta. She hopes to send her children to school and build a house on her own land. The client thanks Hekima for their support of poor, unbanked women.

In this group: Masika, Kavira, Marie, Kavira, Kahindo, Pascaline, Kabuo, Zaina, Mwandiki, Kahindo, Kyakimwa, Kabuo, Kabuo, Kahambu, Kahindo, Nguba, Ngango, Kambale, Muhindo
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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Christina Pack



Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: November 5, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Hekima, a partner of World Relief

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Loan details

Loan length:

6 months
Disbursed date: November 5, 2012
Facilitated by Field Partner: Hekima, a partner of World Relief