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Receiving this money means financial freedom for me. I will purchase two dairy cows at a cost of 24000 each shillings and 3 sheep at a cost of 4500 shillings each. I believe that these animals will breed after two years and I will be able to sell them for profit.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of the day is in the evening because this is the time we take our supper as we chat with my family. I am also happy because I am looking forward to having a good night rest after a days work.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
My biggest worry at the moment is lack of milk for my children. I have 3 children and the youngest is 1 year old. These children depend on milk so that they can get proper nutrition. I am therefore forced to buy 1 litre of milk daily at 50 shillings. I have not had enough capital to buy a dairy cow for the longest time but today, there is light at the end of the tunnel for me.