Ekua is married with six children. Her husband is a security officer. For the past four years, Ekua has sold vegetables in Twifo Praso, near Cape Coast. She received some schooling through primary school. Ekua's income goes toward helping her husband pay for the family's general expenses.
Ekua is requesting a loan to buy additional vegetables. With the profits from her loan, she plans to develop business and venture into new markets.