Aba sells the traditional corn and cassava dough, banku, in Ayensudu, near Elmina. Aba has received no formal education. She is a widow and has five children. Aba has been selling her banku recipe for many years now. She is responsible for paying to support herself and her children and save for their future.
Her loan will be used to buy more corn and cassava to prepare her banku recipe. She hopes to use the new profits from her business to expand her banku-making enterprise and save for her future.