A loan of $525 helped to purchase more maize and cassava, which will help her prepare more banku and kenkey to sell.


Efua's story

Efua prepares and sells both banku & accra kenkey, (two traditional Ghanaian staple dishes made primarily from cassava and maize, respectively). Normally, she can be found selling in the town of Emissakrom (near Cape Coast). She has been involved with this business for the past five years. Her husband is a farmer. Efua uses her income to help her husband pay for the general household expenses.

Efua will use the loan to purchase more maize and cassava, which will help her prepare more banku and kenkey to sell. With the new profits from her expanded business, Efua plans to continue to support her husband in providing for themselves.


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