If tomorrow comes

If tomorrow comes

‘At the age of 80 I still have to collect firewood. My father had many goats, but we never thought of saving for old age. And now without family buying basics as food and soap is a problem.’ Not many people save money for old age, and the government has no regulations on that. But […]

‘Bill Gates’ of the slums

In Mukuru slums every one knows Michael Kinyua, a real entrepreneur. Determination and high dreams keep him going. ‘When I earn some money I immediately invest it somewhere else’.¬†Managing guest rooms and a public choo, helping people to start a small business. He all manage it from the centre of his business, a general store. […]

Micro finance start up

Micro finance can get you started with your business. Like selling vegetables with help from a women’s group. Each person contributes 100 Ksh (1 euro) a week, and one member of the group can have a boost in business. But paying back can be stressful at times. Still it gives you a chance to grow […]