Deputy President William Ruto is going to vie for presidency for the first time as he seeks to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta. But his dream to ascend to State House might hit hard rock if the behaviour of some United Democratic Alliance (UDA) officials is condoned, that was according to Amani National Congress (ANC) party leader Musalia Mudavadi and other parties who are supporting Ruto's presidential bid.
DP Ruto after brokering deal with Murang'a politicians earlier today The prospects of the ruling Jubilee Party to triumph in the volatile Mount Kenya region come August has continued to dwindle beyond redeemable limits. Today, the party has been thrown off balance after its parliamentary aspirant in Gatanga went into talks with Ruto and consequently abandoned the ruling party and his ambitions in favour of UDA's aspirant.
Mount Kenya parties allied to Deputy President William Ruto feels neglected in the Kenya Kwanza power sharing deal where ANC and Ford Kenya emerged major winners. It is reported that the small parties in Kenya Kwanza are unhappy after the power deal offered Mudavadi and Wetang’ula 30 percent of the government on top of major Executive seats.
A section of United Democratic Alliance lawyers have opposed the Parliamentary Tuesday Special sitting. The lawyers who some of them joined UDA recently have stated that the Tuesday special sitting is designed to lock out most of the Mps allied to the Deputy President William Ruto because Parliament was in it's third week of recess.
It has emerged that the deputy president William Ruto has invited the Narc Kenya party leader Martha Karua to his top event on Tuesday. This has been revealed by a top ally of the deputy president William Ruto noting that she had officially been invited by His Excellency the second in command.
The country is now used to political earthquakes. When ANC party leader Musalia Mudavadi announced that he was going to announce an earthquake during ANC party's NDC, few expected that he would join deputy president William Ruto's camp. Forget about Mudavadi, a new political earthquake is seemingly looming after United democratic alliance party secretary for legal affairs, Mr Edward Muriu, announced that NARC Kenya party leader is on her way to attend the United democratic alliance national delegates conference scheduled for tomorrow at Kasarani gymnasium.
Mark Bichachi: Political parties have struggled to hold fair nominations because they are expensive, there's traditional infighting, claims of rigging and candidates who do ruthless things to win nominations, we’ve seen people being murdered, kidnapped at this time Hon. Florence Kajuju: The IEBC and EACC have the entire mandate of clearing candidates, but it is our duty to issue an advisory that we have found this person to be unfit to hold public office.
Even as the country expects Deputy President William Ruto to jet back into the country on Thursday (today), Kenyans have been told about the activities that will take place during UDA Party's National Delegates Conference NDC, set for Tuesday next week. But before Tuesday, Ruto will hold a mega rally at Thika Stadium on Sunday to seek blessings and seal a working covenant with Mt Kenya residents, most of whom have endorsed his presidency.
Reports of Martha Karua planning to attend United Democratic Alliance party NDC at Kasarani tomorrow have emerged online and raised a lot of speculations among Netizens. The NARC-Kenya party leader had recently skipped the Azimio La Umoja NDC which was held at KICC. Her absence raised a lot of questions on his political plans ahead.
Former Gichugu constituency Member of Parliament Honourable Martha Wangari Karua has distanced herself from news that she will attend top event by deputy president William Ruto. While being sought to confirm the reports by one of her social media followers, she has noted that the news that were being spread by deputy president William Ruto's United Democratic Alliance movement Party head of legal affairs were not true.
The United Democratic Alliance Party has no time for Gatundu South Member of Parliament Hon Moses Kuria and his alleged 21 parties as new details emerge. According to UDA Party officials they have informed that there are no ongoing talks with Moses Kuria inside the UDA party and that none of them is aware of his attendance at the much anticipated Sunday NDC where they will endorse DP Ruto's presidential bid.
Deputy President William Ruto is on Friday set to storm President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Kiambu backyard as he intensifies his presidential bid campaigns. Ruto's visit comes a few days after he was on Tuesday endorsed by the UDA delegates as the party's presidential nominee setting the stage for a major face-off with former Prime Minister Raila Odinga.
The UDA government will not seek to punish local administrators should Deputy President William Ruto take over as the next President, it has emerged. This comes amid complains from some party members, led by Mathira MP Rigathi Gachagua, that chiefs and police are being used to fight the DP.
Deputy President William Ruto's United Democratic Alliance (UDA) party is currently holding a thunderous National Delegates Conference (NDC) at Kasarani. UDA delegates drawn from all walks across the country are set crown DP Ruto the mantle of flying the party's flag in the upcoming general election.
In recent times ANC, Ford Kenya parties dumped Raila Odinga and joined Ruto. This is where they formed Kenya kwanza coalition where they pledged to support Ruto for Presidential bids. Dp Ruto has been fielding candidates of his own choice to contest for various political seats. And now ANC party has come out vowing to go against Dp Ruto's Choice.
NARC Kenya party leader Martha Karua is expected to join UDA'S NDC scheduled for Tuesday March 15. The NDC is expected to endorse deputy president William Ruto as the presidential candidate . This comes even as she snubbed the Azimio la Umoja meeting on Saturday, March 12 , where her fellow OKA principals including wiper leader Kalonzo Musyoka and KANU'S Gideon Moi attended and endorsed Raila Odinga for the presidency.
Nelson Havi who is the president of LSK today tweeted on his twitter page that Today we launched UDA Lawyers Brigade. This team of Lawyers who are members of UDA will be in charge of all legal matters, under the leadership of UDA’s Secretary of Legal Affairs, Edward Muriu.
Narc Kenya party leader Martha Karua is expected to join the United Democratic Alliance NDC scheduled for Tuesday, March 15. The NDC is expected to endorse deputy president William Ruto for the presidency. while her fellow OKA leaders, notably Wiper Leader Kalonzo Musyoka and Kanu's Gideon Moi, joined the Azimio La Umoja conference and backed Raila Odinga for the presidency, she shunned the event.
United Democratic Alliance party secretary of Legal Affairs and Gatanga parliamentary aspirant Hon Edward Muriu who is a close confidant and associate of Deputy President William Samoei Ruto has delivered a message after attending Chama Cha Kazi party leader thanksgiving ceremony. In a facebook post seen by our sources today 20th February, Edward Muriu thanked the almighty God for healing Moses Kuria after undergoing several Surgeries in Dubai and being bedridden for almost four months.
DP Ruto, the leader of the United Democratic Alliance (UDA), has announced the appointment of 50 young attorneys to defend him and the UDA's agenda. The delegation, led by UDA Secretary in Charge of Legal Affairs Edward Muriu, dubbed the "UDA Lawyers Brigade," spoke to the media on Monday, December 20.