Duale claimed that the President is only on Raila’s side because he has issues with his party Jubilee party. He said that President Kenyatta is using the ODM party as a “surrogate” where he finds solace.
The former Prime Minister is a close associate of South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, DRC’s Felix Tshisekedi, Zambia’s Hakainde Hichilema as well as former Nigerian President Olesegun Obasanjo.
Police said Ruto and his team ignored intelligence reports of tension within Kisumu’s Kondele estate after some groups missed out on promised campaign handouts, said to total Sh1 million.
He said they have officers who focus on smoking out tax cheats through various social media sites such as Facebook, Instagram, snapchat and Twitter.
People received these news differently most of them pitying Governor Alfred due to his loneliness onward.
Secretary Tourism, Environment and Natural Resources – Surum Korema.Secretary SMEs, Trade and Industrialization – Franklin Ndii.
In Mt Kenya, the ODM leader has the support of governors Ndiritu Muriithi (Laikipia) and James Nyoro of Kiambu.
Ruto bitterly narrated to his supporters in malava how he campaigned for Raila Odinga in 2007 to the point that he was almost being locked up in Hague. Adding that he again helped his boss Uhuru Kenyatta to become President in 2013 and 2017 general elections.
On Ruto’s side, National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi, who has declared his presidential bid, is among key figures mentioned as possible running mates.
According to the governor, the alleged payment of over ksh52 million which was allocated by the County Assembly was a pending bill that was acquired in 2010 for the subdivision, allocation and cadastral mapping of over 7000 acres of South Ngariama Settlement Scheme.