William Ruto News

Sh50m pledge to Stars haunts Ruto

The Sh50 million promised to the national football team, Harambee Stars, as a gift if they qualified for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) has returned to haunt Deputy President William Ruto with a committee of the National Assembly demanding that the promise be honoured.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Kenyan newspapers review: CS Tobiko finds HIV test kits with +ve results in Nairobi River

On Thursday, February 21, Kenyan dailies report on the Kisii County visit by President Uhuru Kenyatta, his deputy William Ruto and ODM leader Raila Odinga.

Tuko , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Why top counsel wants 4 Supreme Court judges fired

During the TV show, Mr Abdullahi also defended Deputy Chief Justice Philomena Mwilu, Deputy President William Ruto and Prof. Tom Ojienda.

Daily Nation , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

Hate me but the graft war goes on, says Uhuru

Present were Deputy President William Ruto, Opposition chief Raila Odinga, Governors James Ongwae (Kisii), John Nyagarama (Nyamira) and Wilbur Otichilo (Vihiga), Chief Justice David Maraga, Interior CS Fred Matiang’i, PS Susan Mochage and her Mining counterpart John Omenge.

The Star , Kenya Feb 21, 2019

WYCLIFFE MUGA: Machiavelli to Dr Ruto: Patience

So, in keeping with this noble tradition, I offer a quote from Machiavelli which is of some relevance to the Deputy President, Dr William Ruto, who — depending on whom you believe — is either on an easy cruise to victory in the 2022 presidential election, or else, so deeply compromised that he has effectively lost this race already.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Duale slams proposal by DP to elevate Senate

National Assembly Majority leader Aden Duale has clashed with Deputy President William Ruto over his (DP’s) proposal to strengthen the Senate.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Bomet boy airlifted for special treatment

The treatment will be sponsored by Deputy President William Ruto whose private chopper picked up Ian Kipkoech and his mother from Longisa village in Bomet East.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Farmers threaten to boycott goat auction over NHIF cuts

The event was attended by Deputy President William Ruto.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

NLC should forcibly take back Ruto owned Weston Hotel land

- Government documents show that various companies were used to acquire the prime land - However, the land was allocated to a company associated with Ruto in 2002 - NLC Vice Chairperson Abigael Mbagaya affirmed the DP has to pay for the land at the current market rate - Wambugu said it would send a wrong message in the fight against graft should the commission accept monetary settlement Nyeri MP Ngunjiri Wambugu has faulted National Lands Commission (NLC) for treating Deputy President William Ruto with kid's gloves over grabbed Weston Hotel land saga.

Tuko , Kenya Feb 20, 2019

Ruto isn't the target in graft war - Raila

The renewed efforts to fight corruption are not targeting DP William Ruto and his allies, AU representative Raila Odinga has said.

The Star , Kenya Feb 20, 2019