Ekua extracts palm oil and palm kernel oil, for sale at Dabir, near Elmina. She has done this work for some years now. She is married and has four children. Ekua uses her income to support her husband in feeding and clothing their children.
Ekua will use her loan to purchase palm fruit and palm kernels, from which to extract oils for sale. With the new profit, she will buy a machine for the more efficient production of her palm kernel oil.