William Samoei Ruto joined politics in the 90s during the Moi reign as president of the Republic of Kenya . He was a member of the Youth for KANU together with the likes of Cyrus Jirongo and Musalia Mudavadi . In 1997 he was elected into parliament as member of Eldoret North. He has been serving in different positions in government and during the coalition government he served in different ministries like agriculture and higher education.
In 2013 he became Kenya's first Deputy president after the implementation of the 2010 constitution . He has been serving in the position since then as principle assistant to the President Uhuru Muigai Kenyatta. In 2022 he is eyeing the top seat. A poll was conducted by Doctor Boni Khalwale to determine where his running mate is to vome from in his twitter account and below are the results from the poll that attracted close to a thousand people .
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