The ease of access to mobile phone is largely driven by the need to keep in touch due to the geographical expansiveness of the region. With $20 one can acquire a low cost set. However, cultural forces remain stumbling block to putting up toilets. For some communities- mine included- toilets are viewed as a luxury and given our nomadism practice its unlikely they would be constructed. Afterall we would be on the move even before we use them. In addition, the sheer large land size allows outside defacation, seen as a simple way of waste disposal.