Deputy President yesterday while on his five-day visit at the Coast regions said he is not interested meeting the Mount Kenya Foundation to lecture him as a presidential candidate, adds he will reach out to Kenyans.
“I will not meet Mount Kenya Foundation to lecture me as a presidential candidate because they have no authority or not been sent by Kenyans to do the job," he said.
The presidential hopeful conducted his campaigns in Wundanyi, Mwatate and Voi towns in Taita Taveta County.
The DP Ruto is anticipated will hold 17 rallies to sell his trickle-down economic model.
The second in command is expected to hold a closed door meeting with United Democratic Alliance (UDA) delegates from the Coast at Mombasa's Wild Waters Park.Monday.
DP Ruto's tours comes a barely one month, this after the ODM Party boss Raila Odinga conducted an ODM Coast aspirants conference at a similar venue where Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho stepped down on his quest for the party presidency in favour of his party boss.
Also 14 days, Kanu National Chairman Gideon Moi held the party's Coast aspirants closed door meetings at the same avenue.
As at now, the race to succeed president Kenyatta seems to be a competition between DP Ruto, the former Prime minister Raila Odinga together with the One Kenya Alliance.
Oka consists of Musalia Mudavadi (ANC), Kalonzo Musyoka (Wiper), Gideon Moi (Kanu) and Moses Wetang'ula (Ford Kenya). Gideon already has created has the ball in his coat in Oka after his delegates endorsed him as the Kanu flag-bearer.
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