The president of the republic of Kenya William Samoei Ruto in a past function.
President William Ruto has Crafted a tightly-Knit team of trusted allies consisting of security chiefs, financial and economic experts, information technology gurus and business moguls in a bid to help shape his legacy.
The list of the confidants is a mix of the old faces that have been in the political field for sometimes and the new faces.
We take a look at the men and women that will shape the fifth president of the republic of Kenya's legacy.
Katoo ole Metito - Statehouse comptroller.
The former member of Parliament from Kajiado south vied for Kajiado gubernatorial race on a UDA ticket but lost to ODM Governor ole Lenku.
He is in charge of the head of State's diary, finances and administration at state house Nairobi.
He performs other additional functions of a private secretry to the president besides ensuring that the president's health is well catered for.
Raymond omollo- principal secretary interior.
The man incharge of internal security working under professor kithure kindiki has been a long time friend of the president.
During president Ruto's first tour of Homabay immediately he was sworn in, omollo was scheduled to give Ruto's personal donations to a church fundraiser before the head of state changed his mind.
He is the president's ear on what happens in the country on matters security. Omollo holds the powerful docket that was last held by Hezekiah Oyugi over 30 years ago.
Gladys boss sholei- deputy Speaker of the national assembly.
She is one of the home girls to the president. A lawyer by profession, sholei is one of the Fiecest defenders of the president.
Other members of the inner circle include homeboys such as head of Public service Felix Kosgei and Farouk Kibet who acts as a gatekeeper.
CAK chairperson Mary Wambui also Makes to the list having worked with Ruto since Jubilee days.
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