Efua sells banku (a ground corn and cassava dough eaten with a variety of different soups and sauces) in Enyinase near Elmina. Efua has received no formal education. She is single and has four children. Efua has been selling banku for the past five years now. She is responsible for paying her family's expenses alone. Her loan will be used to buy more corn and cassava to prepare banku for sale. She hopes to use the new profits from her business to invest in her banku-making enterprise and grow her business.