Boakye deals in the general merchants in Hohoe market and surrounding towns in Hohoe. Boakye has received schooling but only to junior high school level. He is single. Boakye has been in the selling business for 8 years now. He is responsible for the general upkeep of himself and other family members. His loan will be used to buy cartons of torch lights, varieties of LED lights, and electrical plugs. He hopes to use the new profits from his expanded business to save to enable him acquire a shop one day.