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Buya

Sierra Leone
Waterloo, Sierra Leone / General Store

A loan of $925 helped to purchase items such as drinks, cigarettes and cement.


Buya's story

This is 26-year-old Buya from Waterloo, which is east of Freetown. He is married with two children, ages 7 months and 3 years.

Buya runs a general store. He sells drinks and cement. He began this business because he wants to create a permanent source of income to support himself and his wife. He has been running this business for 7 years. He works at the business every day, 12 hours per day. He says that the main challenge to his business is price inflation.

Buya has requested a loan in order to purchase items such as drinks, cigarettes and cement. The extra income from this loan will allow him to pay his installment and have his daily meal. In the future, he plans to open another shop. He appreciates your support.



Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: September 19, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: BRAC Sierra Leone Microfinance Company Limited

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Loan details

Loan length:

14 months
Disbursed date: September 19, 2013
Facilitated by Field Partner: BRAC Sierra Leone Microfinance Company Limited