While addressing the nation during official opening of 13th parliament on Thursday, 29th September, President Dr. William Samoei Ruto made it clear that Former President Uhuru Kenyatta is now the leader of Opposition since he is the CEO of the opposition coalition ( Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Alliance) and should work towards his mandate to take the nation to the next level.
President Ruto who is Former Deputy president explained that despite his position in Former Government, he did not get a chance to attend to his duties since he was the opposition leader after Former Prime Minister Raila Odinga became the leader of the government in 2018 after handshake.
He added that Kenya is becoming a democratic country given that him ( Opposition leader) became the President while Odinga ( Government leader) became Opposition leader after 2022 9th August General elections.
" It only happens in Kenya, The sitting deputy president became the candidate of the opposition, the leader of opposition became the leader of government. The opposition candidate won the elections and became President,and the President became the leader of the Opposition party. That's the beauty of our democracy." Said president Ruto.
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