A loan of $1,200 helped to purchase motorcycles in Nigeria to resell from his home.


Sèvèho Sévérin's story

Sèvèho Sévérin, aged 28, is married to a retailer named Fifamè. The couple has two children, both of whom are in school and are their dependents. Sèvèho Sévérin lives with his wife and children, and together the couple provides for the various household expenses.

Sèvèho Sévérin has very little formal education but learned to be a mechanic. Sèvèho Sévérin purchases motorcycles in Nigeria to resell from his home, which he has been doing for eight years. In order to meet his growing customer demand, Sèvèho Severin is seeking his first loan from Alidé.

Translated from French by Kiva volunteer Jane Coe



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