Such polls may either deter those yearning or planing to run for State House but have not yet make a declaration.
~ The Star
The telephone poll conducted on Thursday and Friday indicates that a clear majority, 54 per cent, believe Ruto is fit to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta in 2022.
Murathe, who unexpectedly resigned as vice chairman on Sunday, said those opposed to Ruto will form a new coalition to stop the DP from succeeding President Uhuru Kenyatta.
But even as he quit, he told reporters DP Ruto was unfit to succeed President Uhuru Kenyatta in 2022 after serving as the country's second in command for two consecutive terms.
Kalonzo was widely reported to have been appointed a special peace envoy to South Sudan as part of the handshake goodies President Uhuru Kenyatta is dishing to the Opposition.
- The Members of County Assembly from Rift Valley said President Uhuru Kenyatta owed deputy William Ruto support in 2022
Addressing the press on Saturday, January 12, the ward representatives and their Speakers drawn from 10 counties in the Rift Valley region accused the party secretary general of undermining the deputy president.
- Former Jubilee vice chairperson David Murathe sparked debate about DP Ruto's 2022 presidential ambitions saying he should retire alongside President Uhuru Kenyatta
Former Vice Chairman David Murathe is engineering a mass walkout of Jubilee members opposed to Deputy President William Ruto's Presidential bid.
Nakuru West MP Samuel Arama has fronted Interior CS Fred Matiang'i as a likely successor to President Uhuru Kenyatta in 2022.
The legislator notes that the peace enjoyed in the Rift Valley is a product of the good working relationship between President Kenyatta and Dr Ruto, a scenario that he will guard jealously to ensure the status quo remains.
- Former Jubilee Party vice chairman David Murathe is on record saying he would seek Supreme Court interpretation on Ruto's eligibility to vie
Senator Isaac Mwaura has come up with an explanation on what he believes is the main cause of the fallout in Jubilee as politicians allied to the ruling party continue to clash over Deputy President William Ruto's 2022 presidential ambition.
A number of lawmakers from the region have in the recent days had ugly altercation with Uhuru over what they claimed is systematic starving of the area which overwhelmingly voted for him in both 2013 and 2017 polls.
Deputy President William Ruto was one of the dignitaries who graced installation ceremony of Reverend Philip Anyolo as Kisumu Catholic Diocese Archbishop on Saturday, January 12.
The Jubilee MP also asked NASA MPs to now elect a new Minority Leader, saying the current one - John Mbadi - has become a 'Jubilee flower girl'.
The intervention, sources said, came after Dr Ruto called his boss in the morning demanding to know why Mr Murathe "is still a party official even with his views aimed at breaking Jubilee".
Tough-talking political analyst Mutahi Ngunyi has now poured cold water on the fate of Kikuyu community after 2022 presidential elections saying the tribe will be out of power for 30 years.
Mumias East MP Benjamin Washiali said there was no binding Memorandum of Understanding MOU) in the party dictating that Ruto was the automatic heir of President Uhuru Kenyatta in Jubilee.
Deputy President William Ruto, ODM leader Raila Odinga as well as his ANC counterpart Musalia Mudavadi and Wiper’s Kalonzo Musyoka are all banking on Central Kenya’s support.
I leave my options open," Karua told Citizen TV's Sam Gituku who tasked her to explain her future plans in the political arena.