Days after a reconciliation offer, the DP continued his onslaught on the Kenyatta-Odinga handshake saying it was the genesis of problems in the Jubilee administration. "Those we welcomed into the government changed our programe to amending the constitution for the sake of creating extra positions. Do you want such a constitution or a government that will improve the economy and create jobs?" he asked a crowd in Kipkaren , Uasin-Gishu county.
Lawmakers alied to the DP also issued their conditions for reconciliation including asking the president to stop cabinet secretaries from "disrespecting" Dr Ruto. They also want Mr Kenyatta to desist from influencing his succession." Othe conditions are reviving stalled projects , the DP to be given his responsibilities back and stop using the justice system to persecute Dr Ruto's followers.
Mathira MP Rigathi Gachagua said that the president meddling in the 2022 succession and attempting to impose his preferred person on the people of Kenya is where the conflict between the President and the second in command stemmed from. Keiyo south MP Daniel Rono said the only thing the DP's allies want is him being accorded the respect and dignity he deserves.
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