Aba is married and has five children. She has received no formal education. Aba sells the traditional mashed corn dough, known as fante kenkey, in Eguafo near Elmina. She has been selling her popular meal for some time now. Her husband is a farmer in their community.
Aba uses her income to help support her husband with their family's general expenses. Aba will use the loan to purchase more maize and banana leaves to prepare her fante kenkey to sell With the new profits from her expanded business, Aba plans to grow her fante kenkey trade.