The decision by the Deputy President William Ruto to embrace the Amani National Congress party and Ford Kenya ahead of the August 9 general elections is now understood to have left a section of his mount Kenya allies in a limbo. Allies from the rich vote region are struggling to understand how the second in command chose to embrace the two western politicians without asking them to fold up and join the United Democratic Alliance.
Today's colourful engagement party of the DP'S son attracted many on the social media platforms. Its an event that had many making analysis of how the event was carried out. Kalenjin culture was fully observed in the whole engagement party. First the daughter to be wedded out was not allowed to mingle with the suitor (Nick Ruto), that is to show that she had not been handed over to him officially.
Kenya’s 2022 general election is barely 8 months away and politicians are currently conducting all manners of campaigns. From board rooms meetings, rallies and even online campaigning for their preferred candidates. The presidential election is the main event with Deputy President William Ruto and opposition leader Raila Odinga being the main contestants so far.
William Ruto's son Nick Ruto has finally spoken about the turbulent relationship that now exists between his father the Deputy President William Ruto and President Uhuru Kenyatta in a strong-worded aimed at the head of state. The lawyer in a thinly veiled dig to the President reminded the commander in chief that he needed the support of his father to beat the Orange Democratic Movement party leader Raila Odinga in the 2013 and the 2017 general elections.
Itumbi has released the much awaited final episode of the three piece series of HNIB declassification as he had promised. Yesterday the fearless Digital strategist in Dps office revealed What Uhuru was considering Today through the post that Itumbi has posted in his social media platforms, it has come to light that ODM azimio was whipping to raise a kitty to finance Raila Odinga's campaigns.
In what that was thought to be a political witchunt and betryal of the century, Gatundu South Mp Hon Moses Kuria has put to rest his friendship with deputy president William Ruto. Kuria who has on past few weeks condemned DPs party UDA presence in Mt Kenya region today surprised many after he attended a meeting in Bungoma conveyed by DP Ruto.
Deputy President William Ruto was is a clever man who might have predicted what was to come after some years, constitutional lawyer Bobby Mkangi has said. The attorney, one of those who drafted the current constitution, says that the DP might have been aware that things between him and President Uhuru Kenyatta would go south.
After being snubbed by deputy president William Ruto, UDA party die-hard has been asked to go back home and focus on empowering himself. The man from Transmara has been at the William Ruto's gate since 17th and no one has given him a gate pass to see the DP.
Following the recent fracas in the Parliament, many Kenyans had different opinions and reactions from the unfortunate incident involving the law makers. As a result of that an opinion poll was conducted on wether members of Parliament should be fined their months salary after any incident of physical confrontation.
After the handshake between Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga things were never the same again in the country. Deputy president and his supporters started feeling being left out in the administration and governing of the country. Most of DPs supporters blamed the handshake as the sole reason for Uhuru and Ruto fall out.
Today, chaos were witnessed in Kondele. This was during DP Ruto's visit. Rowdy youths heckled at him and others threw stones at his motorcade. Even though jo one was injured, several vehicles spoilt. Several leaders reacted to the chaos including DP Ruto's biggest critic Kiprop Buzeki.
The Jubilee Party Secretary-General Raphael Tuju on Monday afternoon stated at the party headquarters in Nairobi focusing on the recent security saga surrounding the party Deputy Leader Dr. William Samoei Ruto. Jubilee Party Secretary-General Raphael Tuju (center). In the statement, the party indicated it will require more answers from the DP on matters relating to his astronomical wealth.
On his day two visit to the lake region counties, the deputy President's William Ruto's convoy was forced to come to an abrupt stop at Kondele market in Kisumu town after a huge crowd fo supporters attracted by the DP's presence blocked the road thus hindering passage for the vehicles.
True to assertions by proponents of the Building bridges initiative that they will sponsor the amendments through parliament, the constitutional implementation oversight committee (CIOC) chaired by Ndaragwa lawmaker Jeremiah Kioni is scheming to create five new positions. The proposed legislation will seek to create the position of Prime Minister and two deputies as well as two deputy presidents.
Members of Parliament have held a special sitting to vote on political parties amendment bill 2021. The amendment bill was defeated as 150 MPs voted against it and 136 supported it. This has been the second sitting called in by Speaker Justin Muturi with President Uhuru Kenyatta and opposition leader Raila Odinga backing it up.
During William Ruto's campaign tour in Murang'a,a Murang'a based journalist was roughed up by Ruto's security detail during an event in Kangari market. Ruto's spokesperson David Mugonyi defended the Deputy President's security by stating that the security that arrested the journalist were not the DP's bodyguard as alleged but were the local police.
Today's newspapers have delved into major Political happenings in the country as the clock ticks towards 2022. People daily The daily focuses on the dilemma facing MPs who are keen on introducing changes to the Constitution through Parliament. Constitutional implementation oversight committee (CIOC) chaired by Ndaragwa MP Jeremiah kioni is currently making final touches on the draft bill which will be introduced in Parliament after recess.
Tension in Kieni As DP Ruto is Allegedly Blocked From Attending Church Service At Mbiriri Gospel Church
There is tension at Mbiriri region in Kieni constituency,Nyeri county as residents woke up this morning only to find lumps of soil heaped across the route leading to Mbiriri Full Gospel church where Ruto is expected to attend a church service. The social media platforms have been flooded with various posts and pictures showing how the situation is currently at Kieni.
For the past 4 years the Deputy President William Ruto has been seen making inroads with the Maa community. Ruto who has enjoyed unfathomed support from the Maa community had earlier initiated that the region was fully behind his back. However, in a turn of events, former prime minister Raila Odinga has began his tour in Maa community starting with Kajiado County.
DP Ruto the previous event Deputy president William Ruto has taken on CS Matiang'i after yesterday's Parliamentary meeting on security. The CS listed all properties that belong to Ruto and the number of security officers who protect them.This came after the security personnel of DP were changed from GSU to APs.