Araba is a hairdresser in Ebubonko near Abura. She has received no formal education. She is married and has 3 children. Her husband is a mason.
Araba has been a hairdresser for the past 5 years. She is responsible for paying her children's school fees and other general family expenses. Her loan will be used to buy more creams, weaves, wigs, hair relaxers and other supplies and products demanded by her customers. She hopes to use the new profits from her business to expand her hair salon.