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Hello my name is Hadija Abdulahi, I was born in Nairobi but my family later moved to Nanyuki, where my mother lives to date. Growing up, my father was a civil servant, he instilled entrepreneurial skills in us.
I am married with two kids.
I live in Machakos with my son who is 5 years and daughter who is 3years.
Currently my husband lives in Mombasa because of his work, we opted not to move with him so that I can be able to manage our poultry farm in Machakos (1 hour drive away).
I was initially employed but I had to quit when I conceived to take care of our children.
I am so grateful to Zidisha platform and it's members because from day one when I started cooking homemade donuts and other snacks as a business to poultry farm to ice Popsicle business and now to building my own shop, zidisha has always been there for me and my family.
Kiasa General Supplies
This shop was built with help from husband and my Zidisha family.
When we started this shop, we had an idea of providing basic everyday commodities at an affordable price range. Most of my neighboours live on a hand to mouth kind of life. So at Kiasa General Supplies we package our items from as low as Ksh. 10.
I would like too buy a water storage tank to trap the rain water. The chicken consume a lot of water during dry seasons. The rain are here and I would like to save as much water as possible.
Apart from poultry, I have a shop where I've been selling fish, ice Popsicle and ice cream.
I've been doing this since May this year and the response has been good.
I'm the only one selling these items in my neighborhood.
Dec 23, 2020
Cost to entrepreneur
Service fee: $26.28
Credit risk payment: $105.16