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Ezekiel's family
Ezekiel
landscapeCountry:
kenya
workOccupation:
Casual labour
faceAge:
57
homeHousehold Size:
9
workCampaign
Standard Kenya
Upcoming Stage
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2nd Payment
Transfer Amount
50000 KES ($493 USD)
access_time almost 8 years ago
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What did you spend your second transfer on?
I used my transfer to buy two oxen (50000).
Describe the biggest difference in your daily life.
Ploughing was becoming hectic for me but now i am at ease and will get good yields with the help of my oxen. I can also hire them out to other farmers.
 
Initial Payment
Transfer Amount
10000 KES ($99 USD)
access_time 8 years ago
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What did you spend your first transfer on?
I spent 8000 KES of my token payment on 4 goats and I paid school fees for my children using the remaining 2000 KES of the transfer.
What are you planning to spend your upcoming transfer on?
I am planning to make my main house better by plastering it with sand and cement then buy some more chairs using the remaining part of this my upcoming lumpsum payment.
 
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access_time over 8 years ago
 
What are you planning to spend your transfer on?
I have planned to set up a business that will help me take care of my children.
What is the achievement you are proudest of?
My proudest achievement is that through my stone extracting job I managed to build a house,and buy a bicycle.
What is the biggest hardship you've faced in your life?
The biggest hardship is that I became so sick when I was young and I had to stop going to school.
What is the happiest part of your day?
The happiest part of my day is when am doing my job.