Things are getting ridiculous with this paper bag ban. For those of you who have been living under a rock somewhere in Maragua this past week, allow me to bring you upto speed. Nema has banned the manufucture, sale and use of paperbags and as always happens in Kenya, not a second was invested in thinking about alternatives. Because fudge foresight.

We as Kenyans will be accused of many things but proper planning will never be one of them!

And one student found herself on the receiving end of this ban. She, a high school student at Materi Girl’s Centre was spotted after she’d done some shopping for the 3rd term of school at Nkubu Market and this was a snap an onlooker took: