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50000 KES ($493 USD)
6 years ago
What did you spend your second transfer on?
I spend your first lumpsum transfer on paying school fees for my child.I also bought a set of chairs and chicken for rearing.
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
The biggest difference in my daily life is that my child is able to go to school without being sent home for fees.
10000 KES ($98 USD)
over 6 years ago
What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent my token payment on buying goats and chicken.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to spend my upcoming lumpsum payment on paying school fees for my child.I also want to pay a downpayment for a land I want to buy.
over 6 years ago
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I planning to spend my transfer on paying dowry, I would also like to start a small business and I would also like to pay school fees for my children.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
The achievement I am proudest of is that I have been able to build my own house.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship that I face in my life is that my income from fishing is very small and cannot sustain me and my family.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my life when I go to my farm in the morning so that I plough it.
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