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Details Finally Emerge on What's Happening Between Ruto, Waiguru as 2022 Nears

Details now indicate that Deputy President William Ruto is indeed the force behind Kirinyaga governor Anne Waiguru's decision to make a U-turn on President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Jubilee Party.

Initially a staunch supporter of the President, the first term county boss has been seen to shift her allegiance, admitting that UDA is deeply rooted in her county and abandoning ODM boss Raila Odinga, Uhuru's apparent preffered successor, in the process.

And while she has said that she is only listening to what her people are telling her, it has now emerged that she could be giving in to pressure from Ruto, who wants her in his camp ahead of next year's polls.

The Nation was told that the DP, through his strategists, has been pursuing her in a bid to bring her into the 'Hustlers' camp, efforts that seem to be working so far, as she has began praising UDA.

Only recently, for instance, she admitted that majority of the residents in her county are supporters of UDA, hence her decision to change her political direction as she will need them to defend her seat.

"If they question this, I will say that my people directed me to join their party of choice,” she said recently, after residents of Thiba Ward told her to ditch Jubilee and join the Ruto-led outfit.

This came weeks after she said that Jubilee has lost its footing in her county and could cost her the seat.

But her change of heart has irked area Woman Representative Purity Ngirici, who is keen on unseating her on the UDA ticket, and who has now hinted that she could be on her way out of UDA.

Waiguru's change of heart has also seen her abandon Raila's presidential campaigns, considering that she was among the first ones to suggest that he can get the Mt Kenya vote despite hard sell claims.

She made the remarks while accompanying Raila to Nakuru for the launch of his 'Azimio La Umoja'.

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