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The Transition Team Speaks After William Ruto's Presidential Victory

Kenya has gotten a fifth president elect after Wafula Chebukati,the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission chairperson announced his presidential victory at Bomas of Kenya on August 15,2022.

William Ruto the president elect and Rigathi Gachagua the vice president are waiting to be sworn in before they officially take off.On Tuesday 16,Wafula Chebukati gazetted the president and vice president elect.Moments after they were gazetted,the transition committee that was organized by the retiring president Uhuru Kenyatta broke silence.

The transition committee is expected to oversee the transmission of power from the outgoing president Uhuru Kenyatta to the new president and organize for his swearing in.

Speaking during a press briefing,Joseph Kinyua appreciated Kenyans for being patient as they waited for the announcement of the fifth president.The committee chairman stated that after the presidential announcement,they have set in motion other constitution processes meaning the transition process is currently underway as required by the constitution.The committee chair requested Kenyans to maintain peace.

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