SEVEN MPs from Machakos have supported the county's development manifesto launched by Governor Alfred Mutua. The MPs said the manifesto identifies key projects that would would adress concerns of residents if implimented.
They included Itwiku Mbai (Masinga), Victor Munyaka (Machakos town), Robert Mbui (Kathiani), Vincent Musyoka (Mwala), Francis Mwanganagi (Yatta), Patrick Makau (Mavoko) and Susan Musyoka (Women representative) and Katatha Maweu (Kangundo).
Maweu said Mutua has shown leadership ability by tapping investors to the county. "We will not tolerate leaders who engage in divisive and confrontational politics at the expense of poverty alleviation and job creation," Maweu said.
He said availability of land for investment will attract more investors to the county. The MPs were speaking at Mavoko town hall in Athi River after meeting the governor.