A loan of $1,175 helped to buy a larger quality of electrical goods to add to his current stock.


Sahr's story

Pictured above is Sahr, a small-scale businessman base in Koidu, a city in eastern Sierra Leone. Sahr has come to SMT/Kiva lenders to apply for a loan of 5,000,000 Sierra Leon leones to boost the quality and size of his business.

Sahr is a native of Koidu city. The 52-year-old has been a businessman for 23 years now. He is currently selling electrical equipment/goods such as torch lights.

The husband and father of five primary and secondary school-going pupils will use this loan in order to expand his business both in size and quality by buying a larger quality of electrical goods to add to his current stock.



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