Josephine is known in Manyala village as owner of one of the best shops in village and a businesswoman. She is recognized for her joyful personality. Working as a full-time shopkeeper keeps her busy, but still she waves baskets at evenings. She uses her earns to give contributions in her Kyama group and cater for some other house needs. Next she like to open a chain shop for her store. Her favorite color is maroon, and her favorite meal is ugali and githeri. Family is the most important to Josephine in life. She wants to be an example to her children and see how they reach their goals.

• Born: 1977

• Family: Four children