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Wilkista's family
Wilkista
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Other
faceAge:
91
homeHousehold Size:
1
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time over 5 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I plastered my house KES 21000, gave my son and daughter KES 9000, paid grandchild's fees KES 5000, and hospital bill for another grandchild KES 5500, bought 2 goats KES 6000 and food KES 3300.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
I no longer stay in a dusty house i managed to plaster it and took care of family issues.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($98 USD)
access_time almost 6 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
l spent larger amount of the transfer to buy sheep. l also gave 1000 to relative.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
l plan to buy a cow and to plaster my house and pay a my grandchild school fee.
 
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access_time 6 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
Planning to by a cow that I can always milk and get income very old so no source of in come
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement are my children and grandchildren at 91 I have been through so much to see them here
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship is to lose the family members that I loved now am being left behind as they pass of tender age
What is the happiest part of your day?
Happiest moment is when I talk to my grandchildren and see them around