Akosua is divorced and has six children. She has received no formal education. Akosua sells cooked rice in Bremawg near Abura, which she has done for the past six years. Akosua supports her family on her income alone, including payment of her children’s school fees.
Akosua will use the loan to purchase more rice for preparation and sale. With the new profits from her expanded business, Akosua plans to further increase the production of her rice-making business.