Hours after ODM leader Raila Odinga was crowned a Somali elder in an event that was broadcasted live from Garissa, William Ruto has also followed suit today. Ruto was in Narok for a vote hunting mission and that’s when he was crowned an elder of the Maasai community which is a pastoralist community in the country.
Ruto being crowned
With politicians in a rush to solidify their 2022 vote hunt, such occurrences will be witnessed in the coming days especially now that the elders are also seeking to gain from the gold rush by politicians to be endorsed as presidential candidates of the country.
Ruto was in the company of several politicians from the region who have been allies of Uhuru and Raila in the past. Now the country is gearing up for the next polls and heated political activities in the coming days. Ruto is in the area for three days.
Below are some images from the crowning;
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