On Thursday, Jan 5th, the President of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta commissioned the Buxton footbridge built for non-motorized transport in Mombasa. The President lauded the project saying it was a timely investment by his government meant to keep pedestrians safe as they go about their businesses.
The footbridge is part of projects funded jointly by the World Bank and the Kenya national government under the Municipal Program Project. However, Kenyans, particularly Kenyans on Twitter; the infamous #KoT.
The following is a snippet of KoT mockery of President Uhuru commissioning of a footbridge:
— Elayne Okaya (@ElayneOkaya) January 7, 2017
— Oremo (@r0578) January 7, 2017
— Anthony (@Antownee) January 7, 2017