The ideas are there, but there’s a whole bunch of people who believe that Machakos Governor Alfred Mutua does not get it right with the names. First it was ‘Machawood’, lifted from Hollywood and all the other ‘woods’.
Now, the county is set to play host for the first ever ‘Tour de Machakos’ bicycle racing competition. Of course this is lifted heavily from the world renown ‘Tour de France’. Some of those commenting on Twitter felt that Mutua should have gone with a more local title.
Here are some comments.