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Ruto And Raila Trade Barbs Over Flagship Projects In Hunt For Votes.

Deputy president William Ruto and ODM leader Raila Odinga traded barbs as each took credit for the Standard Gauge Railway (SGR).

Speaking separately,Ruto criticised those doubting how he will actualise the bottom up economic model,saying the jubilee government's electricity connectivity project and Standard Gauge Railway are testament to his ability to deliver.

" I'm standing here to address you as the deputy president. I know what am saying. If we connected electricity to almost eighteen million Kenyans and built the Standard Gauge Railway,why would someone ask us how we will actualise the bottom up economic model." Posed the dp while addressing residents Emali town in Makueni county,yesterday.

He said his rivals have nothing to offer Kenyans apart from changing constitution to advance their selfish interest. " This is why we want to raise the living standards of all Kenyans and not for leaders only" he said.

But in a rejoinder,Raila said together with the former president Mwai Kobaki they sat with experts and came up with the vision 2030 flagship projects,including the Standard Gauge Raliway,especially economic zone and tourists resorts.

"Someone is talking like he wants to discover things not knowing they already exist and what lacks is implementation." he said

Odinga was speaking at ten funeral of businnessman David Muchai founder and director of Kololine Matatu limited in Elburgon Molo constituency yesterday.

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