A loan of $1,025 helped buy spare parts to resell.


Bassirou's story

Mr. Bassirou is a young bachelor who has been active in retail commerce over the past ten years. He rented a shop at the bus station where he sells spare parts. He works from 9am to 7pm. He is requesting a loan of 500,000 FCFA to bolster his business activity and increase profits so he can manage his rental and food expenses. To diversify his business and maximize his profits, he wants to move into the transportation business.

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer René McConnell



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