Thursday, March 13, 2008


I watched as a queue snaked outside the Kenya Revenue Authority and banks. What a waste of precious labor time, I thought to myself.

I was at the bank queueing up to withdraw money through the bank teller since the ATM was not working. There were about 30 0ther Kenyans, wasting valueable time, in the same predicament. A few hours later, I decided to use my M-PESA account and it only took less than 2 minutes.

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