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A loan of $800 helped to purchase material and sewing tools.

Omeka's story

Omeka is 58, married, and has more than ten years' experience in sewing. Her business caters to locals, mostly people from her village. Her business is successful because people believe that it is cheaper to buy tailored clothes than ready-made ones. Her experience has gained her many customers some of whom come from overseas to buy her tailored clothes and designs.

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