Although he has received no prior formal education, Zakaria is an entrepreneur. He works as a taxi driver in Edukuma (near Cape Coast). He has been involved in this enterprise for 5 years. Zakaria is married and has 5 children. His wife works as a business woman. The proceeds from his business normally go towards helping his wife cover the family’s general expenses and pay their children’s school fees.
He wants to use his loan to expand his business. In the long term, Zakaria plans to reinvest future profits into his business, thus helping him expand and meet the needs of rising customer demands.