A loan of $500 helped to buy sugar, flour, rice etc.


Saidi's story

Saidi lives in the Kongowea area of Coast Province, Kenya. He is a married father of three school-going children. He owns a retail shop, a business which he has been operating for eight years. In this shop, Saidi sells items like sugar, flour, rice, etc. Besides this, he also does farming. In this business, he also employs two other people.

He learned about Milango through a friend with an aim of accessing credit to improve the business's operations. The challenge he is facing is bad debts. Saidi is applying for a loan of 41,900 Kenya shillings to buy sugar, flour, rice etc. The extra income from the loan will be added to his savings to improve the living standard of his family, especially in helping educate his children.


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