Loan to boost my cybercafe business

Gibson Muchera Witaba

Lugango Village, Kenya

100% repaid



Gibson Muchera Witaba

Member since

September 2014

On-time repayments

97 installments  •  98%

About Me

i am business man providing computer services at Khayega Market, and i am also a vendor in scratch cards of safaricom, orange and YU mobile service provider. I also provide internet cyber services. i was born in1981 as a last born in a family of 8 siblings. am holder of a certificate in computer studies. Am a father to a handsome son Giggs Witaba and a lovely husband to Mildred Ingosi a teacher by occupation and profession. My hobbies are Bicycle riding, reading magazines and volunteering to the community. i started this business because i have passion for technology coupled with my academic background in computer studies. The computer business my major source of income. i start the business on a veranda of a friend shop with one computer and simple printer that could not carry out a photocopying function in 5 years ago. I have increased my asset base to 5 Computers and 2 copier cum printer machines, A photo printer, guillotine and a laminating machine. My CPU are slow in that the can not match the service demand and therefore need to look for a high processing CPU at KSH 30,000 ( abt 360 dollars)

My Business

The following are some of my sources of income:-
1. Typesetting and printing - $ 300
2. Photocopy services - $ 160
3. Scanning - $ 25
4. Lamination - $ 30
5. Binding - $ 20
7. Internet services - $ 60
8. Training - $ 60
9. Scratch cards - $1700
Total monthly sales turn over - $ 2355
Total operational costs adds to $ 1964
Net profit is $ 391
The above profit i use 3/4 and the remaining i save $ 97 towards the expansion of the business. I believe with help of loan from Zidisha i can easily my business and employ two people.

Loan Proposal

i will make sure i boost my business in terms of enough supply because during this holiday seasons the demand is very high





Loan Info

Project Type

Classic Loan

Disbursed amount


Date disbursed

Jan 6, 2017

Repayment status

On Time

Projected term

2 months

Cost to entrepreneur

Service fee: $0.72



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