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Chance to Make Amends With the ICC Now Existsthat had been committed during the post-election violence, over which he was ch
Chance to Make Amends With the ICC Now Exists
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that had been committed during the post-election violence, over which he was charged. The case against Deputy President William Ruto and his co-accused Joshua Sang lingered on after the termination of the Kenyatta case and was only terminated in... Read more
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Now Luhya People Don't Trust Raila, Says Wetang'ulato defect to Jubilee) JOIN FORD KENYAHe said Jubilee coalition headed by Presi
Now Luhya People Don't Trust Raila, Says Wetang'ula
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to defect to Jubilee) JOIN FORD KENYAHe said Jubilee coalition headed by President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto has further divided the country into tribal kingdoms, observing that most public appointments and resources are... Read more
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President Uhuru Kenyatta Urges Kenyans to Go for Cancer Screeningat Kamagut in Uasin Gishu County on Wednesday during the burial of Harrison Kip
President Uhuru Kenyatta Urges Kenyans to Go for Cancer Screening
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at Kamagut in Uasin Gishu County on Wednesday during the burial of Harrison Kiptoo Korir, a brother to Deputy President William Ruto. The Head of State said the establishment of two referral hospitals in every county and construction of... Read more
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High Taxes to Blame for Rise in Regional Airfaresof the air transport liberalisation regulations. The Kenyan delegation during
High Taxes to Blame for Rise in Regional Airfares
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of the air transport liberalisation regulations. The Kenyan delegation during the meeting was led by deputy president William Ruto and was attended by cabinet secretaries, principal secretaries and senior officials from ministries whose... Read more
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Quartz
Kenya is pressuring thousands of expat NGO workers and volunteers to go homelocal groups called on the International Criminal Court (ICC) to pursue preside
Kenya is pressuring thousands of expat NGO workers and volunteers to go home
Quartz / Posted 5 days ago
local groups called on the International Criminal Court (ICC) to pursue president Uhuru Kenyatta and his vice president William Ruto over their role in ethnic violence that claimed more than 1,000 lives after a disputed presidential election in... Read more
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Raila On Charm Offensive in Western Amid ODM Revoltbloc that voted for him in the last election in the face of a strong onslaught
Raila On Charm Offensive in Western Amid ODM Revolt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
bloc that voted for him in the last election in the face of a strong onslaught by the Jubilee Coalition. Deputy President William Ruto who has made six trips to the area in the past six months, declared his intention to wrest the Western region... Read more
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Namwamba Denies Claims of Plan to Join Jubilee PartyBy Rushdie Oudia and Philip Momanyi Budalang'i MP Ababu Namwamba has denied cl
Namwamba Denies Claims of Plan to Join Jubilee Party
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
By Rushdie Oudia and Philip Momanyi Budalang'i MP Ababu Namwamba has denied claims made by Deputy President William Ruto that he will join the ruling Jubilee coalition. Mr Namwamba also denied allegations that he had been paid to join the Jubilee... Read more
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Ababu Says He Will Not Join Jubilee, Denies He Was Paid to Rock ODMBudalang'i MP Ababu Namwamba has denied claims by Deputy President William Ruto
Ababu Says He Will Not Join Jubilee, Denies He Was Paid to Rock ODM
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Budalang'i MP Ababu Namwamba has denied claims by Deputy President William Ruto that he will join the Jubilee coalition. Mr Namwamba also denied allegations that he had been paid to join the Jubilee party. "I am not joining Jubilee. I have no time... Read more
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Kenya's ruling party accused of 'buying' opposition members |was poached by the then leader of the opposition, Mwai Kibaki. Kenyan presiden
Kenya's ruling party accused of 'buying' opposition members |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
was poached by the then leader of the opposition, Mwai Kibaki. Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta (left) and deputy president William Ruto plan to form a single Jubliee Party Political analysts suspect this is the same tactic that the Jubilee... Read more
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India Pledges $44 Million Support to Kenyaof two agreements after their bilateral talks at State House, Nairobi. The Keny
India Pledges $44 Million Support to Kenya
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of two agreements after their bilateral talks at State House, Nairobi. The Kenyan delegation included Deputy President William Ruto and several Cabinet Secretaries. The two pacts - which were part of the seven deals signed today - were Line of... Read more
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Clampdown On Civil Society Is Against Nation's Self-Interestagainst the International Criminal Court. At the time it was investigating his
Clampdown On Civil Society Is Against Nation's Self-Interest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
against the International Criminal Court. At the time it was investigating his role - and that of his running mate William Ruto - in the 2008 post-election violence. Combined, this all suggests backsliding in Kenya's democracy. But as... Read more
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Uhuru Kenyatta Receives Indian PM Narendra Modi At State HouseState House, he was received by his host President Uhuru Kenyatta. Other dignit
Uhuru Kenyatta Receives Indian PM Narendra Modi At State House
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
State House, he was received by his host President Uhuru Kenyatta. Other dignitaries who received him were Deputy President William Ruto, several Cabinet secretaries and Chief of the Kenya Defence Forces Gen. Samson Mwathethe. President Kenyatta... Read more
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India PM Arrives Hot On the Heels of Israeli Leaderpartners. Kenya was picked to host the Japanese-led summit after high-level lo
India PM Arrives Hot On the Heels of Israeli Leader
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partners. Kenya was picked to host the Japanese-led summit after high-level lobbying last year, led by Deputy President William Ruto. President Kenyatta is also to attend the 27th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union. The Heads... Read more
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How Executive Legitimises Extrajudicial Killings By the PoliceThe silence from President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy, Mr William Ruto, on t
How Executive Legitimises Extrajudicial Killings By the Police
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
The silence from President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy, Mr William Ruto, on the extrajudicial killings of lawyer Willie Kimani, boda boda driver Josephat Mwenda and taxi driver Joseph Muiruri speaks volumes. Their deafening silence exposes the lie... Read more
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Israel Seeks 'Friends' From African States for UN Votesindicted first, Sudan president Omar al Bashir and later, Kenya's President and
Israel Seeks 'Friends' From African States for UN Votes
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indicted first, Sudan president Omar al Bashir and later, Kenya's President and Deputy President Uhuru Kenyatta and William Ruto respectively. In its protracted conflict with Palestine, Israel has been dealt several blows by the 54-member... Read more
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Poll Shows Kenyatta Gaining Popularity in Opposition Strongholdsin President Kenyatta, as opposed to 59 per cent who said they had either "a lo
Poll Shows Kenyatta Gaining Popularity in Opposition Strongholds
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
in President Kenyatta, as opposed to 59 per cent who said they had either "a lot" or some" confidence in deputy president William Ruto. Fifty per cent of those interviewed said they have "a lot" or "some" confidence in the current Cabinet while... Read more
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Lead in the Fight Against Corruption, Tanzanian Anglican Archbishop Tells New Primatecalling." The service at All Saints Cathedral church in Nairobi was attended b
Lead in the Fight Against Corruption, Tanzanian Anglican Archbishop Tells New Primate
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calling." The service at All Saints Cathedral church in Nairobi was attended by President Uhuru Kenyatta; Vice President, William Ruto, the spiritual leader of the worldwide Anglican Communion and Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, other... Read more
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China, Kenya to Forge Closer PartnershipBeijing — Chinese Vice President Li Yuanchao met with Kenya's Deputy President
China, Kenya to Forge Closer Partnership
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Beijing — Chinese Vice President Li Yuanchao met with Kenya's Deputy President William Ruto here on Wednesday, vowing to build China-Kenya ties into a new model of China-Africa win-win cooperation and common development. Ruto is visiting China to... Read more
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Farmers Vow to Vote Out 'Silent' Leadersthe 2017 General Election," said Mr Samuel Koech from Soy, Uasin Gishu County.
Farmers Vow to Vote Out 'Silent' Leaders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
the 2017 General Election," said Mr Samuel Koech from Soy, Uasin Gishu County. This puts the spotlight on Deputy President William Ruto and other leaders who farmers say are not doing enough to guarantee a market for their maize produce. They... Read more
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Christian Today
New Archbishop of Kenya will fight for the future of his church, his country and its youngThe new Archbishop of Kenya, Dr Jackson Ole Sapit, with President Uhuru Kenyatt
New Archbishop of Kenya will fight for the future of his church, his country and its young
Christian Today / Posted 17 days ago
The new Archbishop of Kenya, Dr Jackson Ole Sapit, with President Uhuru Kenyatta and his Deputy President William Ruto The new Archbishop of Kenya is spoken of by friends and admirers with not so much shock as a considerable amount of awe. One... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Activists plead for ICC support ahead of African summitthing that has changed is that now leaders are being held to account.” Kenyan
Activists plead for ICC support ahead of African summit
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
thing that has changed is that now leaders are being held to account.” Kenyan president Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy, William Ruto, were charged by the ICC for the violence after Kenya’s elections in 2007 to 2008, but the charges were dropped... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Accept Poll Results and Move On, Uhuru Urges Leaderssaid there was a need for the leadership to tackle corruption, poverty, disease
Accept Poll Results and Move On, Uhuru Urges Leaders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
said there was a need for the leadership to tackle corruption, poverty, disease and other societal vices. Deputy President William Ruto urged the archbishop to be firm and say "No" to those spreading hatred, to reject divisions and rebuke... Read more
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Kenya's Small Political Parties Grapple With Issues of Fundingthe Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) led by Raila Odinga; and the United Republ
Kenya's Small Political Parties Grapple With Issues of Funding
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
the Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) led by Raila Odinga; and the United Republican Party (URP) of Deputy President William Ruto, qualified for funding by the exchequer. Since 2013, the three parties have been sharing the $2.5 million per... Read more
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President Kenyatta Leads Kenyans in Praising the Late ShitandaPresident. Opposition leaders who politicked at the funeral did not, however,
President Kenyatta Leads Kenyans in Praising the Late Shitanda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
President. Opposition leaders who politicked at the funeral did not, however, get away with it easily as Deputy President William Ruto, who spoke earlier, put them on the spot for lying to Kenyans. The Deputy President accused the Opposition of... Read more
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President Kenyatta Meets Religious Leadershis views on following the Constitution when discussing constitutional bodies.
President Kenyatta Meets Religious Leaders
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
his views on following the Constitution when discussing constitutional bodies. President Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto met the religious leaders at Safari Park Hotel in Nairobi after attending the annual National Prayer... Read more
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President Signs Into Law Budget-Related, Political Parties Billsfor the merger of political parties. The event at State House was witnessed by
President Signs Into Law Budget-Related, Political Parties Bills
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
for the merger of political parties. The event at State House was witnessed by the Deputy President, His Excellency William Ruto, National Assembly Speaker Hon Justin Muturi, National Assembly Majority Leader Hon Adan Duale, Attorney-General... Read more
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We Won't Allow Sideshows to Derail Development - President Kenyattaby the National Government at a cost of Ksh2.2 billion. President Kenyatta - w
We Won't Allow Sideshows to Derail Development - President Kenyatta
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
by the National Government at a cost of Ksh2.2 billion. President Kenyatta - who was accompanied by Deputy President William Ruto - affirmed the Government's commitment to completing the reconstruction of the 59 kilometre canal. He warned... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Stop Destroying the Economy, President Tells the Oppositionof the opposition to drop their posturing and engage in constructive engagement
Stop Destroying the Economy, President Tells the Opposition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
of the opposition to drop their posturing and engage in constructive engagements with the Government. Deputy President William Ruto, who accompanied the President, called on the opposition to stop making demands and get ready to engage on the... Read more
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President Kenyatta Issues Stern Warning to the Oppositionof this country. This other issues are the roles of Members of Parliament," the
President Kenyatta Issues Stern Warning to the Opposition
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
of this country. This other issues are the roles of Members of Parliament," the President said. Deputy President William Ruto said it was comical for the opposition to appear confounded just when the Government has agreed to have real... Read more
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President Kenyatta Congratulates New Ack Archbishopthousands of faithful led by religious and political leaders from across the co
President Kenyatta Congratulates New Ack Archbishop
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
thousands of faithful led by religious and political leaders from across the country and beyond, including Deputy President William Ruto, former Tanzanian Prime Minister Edward Lowassa and the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Reverend and Justin... Read more
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Standoff On IEBC Talks Reveals Supremacy Wars in Cordin the next campaigns, who would associate her with Mr Odinga in a region that
Standoff On IEBC Talks Reveals Supremacy Wars in Cord
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
in the next campaigns, who would associate her with Mr Odinga in a region that owes its allegiance to Deputy President William Ruto. Kanu Secretary General Nick Salat joined Cord in the weekly demonstrations that forced Jubilee to agree to... Read more
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Why Kenya, Botswana Interests ConvergedBotswana had no time for Kenya, especially after the contested election of Pres
Why Kenya, Botswana Interests Converged
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Botswana had no time for Kenya, especially after the contested election of President Uhuru Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto who were facing charges at the International Criminal Court (ICC). In fact, Mr Phandu Skelemani, the minister... Read more
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Kenya and Russia Share a Similarity On Intolerance of NGOssince collapsed. The NGO lobby was also involved in a court case that sought to
Kenya and Russia Share a Similarity On Intolerance of NGOs
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
since collapsed. The NGO lobby was also involved in a court case that sought to block the candidatures of Mr Kenyatta and William Ruto - who was also charged by the ICC - citing integrity questions. In 2013 an NGO joined the presidential election... Read more
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Uhuru Signs Into Law Budget-Related, Political Parties Billswhich provides a roadmap for the merger of political parties. The event at Sta
Uhuru Signs Into Law Budget-Related, Political Parties Bills
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
which provides a roadmap for the merger of political parties. The event at State House was witnessed by Deputy President William Ruto, National Assembly Speaker Justin Muturi, National Assembly Majority Leader Aden Duale, Attorney-General Githu... Read more
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Rudisha Floored As Ak Selects 52 for Rio Olympicsto the country just as they did at the 2015 Beijing World Championships where K
Rudisha Floored As Ak Selects 52 for Rio Olympics
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
to the country just as they did at the 2015 Beijing World Championships where Kenya topped the world. Deputy President William Ruto, who was the chief guest, said the government will add Sh300, 000 to Uasin Gishu County's Sh250, 000 to erect... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Kenya hikes cash award for Olympic medals, warns dope cheatsKenya's Deputy President William Ruto addresses a news conference on the ruling
Kenya hikes cash award for Olympic medals, warns dope cheats
Reuters Sports News / Posted 22 days ago
Kenya's Deputy President William Ruto addresses a news conference on the ruling by the International Criminal Court (ICC) on the case against him and broadcaster Joshua Sang in Kenya's capital Nairobi, April 8, 2016. ELDORET, Kenya Kenya's deputy... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kenya hikes cash award for Olympic medals, warns dope cheatsELDORET, Kenya: Kenya's deputy president William Ruto announced increased cash
Kenya hikes cash award for Olympic medals, warns dope cheats
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
ELDORET, Kenya: Kenya's deputy president William Ruto announced increased cash incentive for the country's Olympic medallists on Friday while promising tough punishment for dope cheats who tarnish the country's image at the Rio Games next month. The... Read more
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The Star
Kenya hikes cash award for Olympic medals, warns dope cheatsELDORET, Kenya (Reuters) - Kenya's deputy president William Ruto announced incr
Kenya hikes cash award for Olympic medals, warns dope cheats
The Star / Posted 22 days ago
ELDORET, Kenya (Reuters) - Kenya's deputy president William Ruto announced increased cash incentive for the country's Olympic medallists on Friday while promising tough punishment for dope cheats who tarnish the country's image at the Rio Games next... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Signs New Law Allowing Politicians to Merge Partiesthem freedom to switch parties without losing their seats. Politicians allied
President Signs New Law Allowing Politicians to Merge Parties
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
them freedom to switch parties without losing their seats. Politicians allied to President Kenyatta and Deputy President William Ruto have been grappling with the merger of numerous parties supporting the Jubilee coalition including The National... Read more
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Does (The Horn Of) Africa Have Hope?thousand innocent people and displaced over 650 thousand. Kenyatta, the current
Does (The Horn Of) Africa Have Hope?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 days ago
thousand innocent people and displaced over 650 thousand. Kenyatta, the current president of Kenya, and his vice president William Ruto were indicted in March 2011 and ordered to stand trial in the International Criminal Court (ICC) for crimes... Read more
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BBC News
Kenya's school arson attacks lead to national debateaffected on Saturday, Mr Matiang'i said the parents of those behind the arson s
Kenya's school arson attacks lead to national debate
BBC News / Posted 23 days ago
affected on Saturday, Mr Matiang'i said the parents of those behind the arson should pay for the damage. Deputy President William Ruto proposed his own solutions, calling for student mentoring and more prayers in schools. Meanwhile, some local... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Matsanga Now Seeks to Discredit Bashir ICC CaseICC Prosecutor Moreno Ocampo in the Kenyan cases against six Kenyans - includin
Matsanga Now Seeks to Discredit Bashir ICC Case
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
ICC Prosecutor Moreno Ocampo in the Kenyan cases against six Kenyans - including President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy William Ruto. All the cases have since collapsed for lack of evidence. His main argument was that Ocampo's investigations on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MP Wants Ad Hoc Committee Formed to Address Students Unrestwhether the students were compromised by other incidental factors, drugs or pee
MP Wants Ad Hoc Committee Formed to Address Students Unrest
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
whether the students were compromised by other incidental factors, drugs or peer pressure." On his part, Deputy President William Ruto said more mentorship programmes should be carried out in schools to address increasing cases of student... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EABC in Fresh Push for EPA Dealwas among the key trade issues featured prominently during the EABC engagement
EABC in Fresh Push for EPA Deal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
was among the key trade issues featured prominently during the EABC engagement with the Kenya's deputy President William Ruto in Nairobi last week. After hot deliberations, it was decided that the EABC should also engage all the EAC... Read more
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Kabogo's Idea to Rename Ruiru Stadium After Ruto Draws Mixed Reactionshave given mixed reactions over the recent proposal by Kiambu Governor to renam
Kabogo's Idea to Rename Ruiru Stadium After Ruto Draws Mixed Reactions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
have given mixed reactions over the recent proposal by Kiambu Governor to rename Ruiru stadium after Deputy President William Ruto as local leaders steered clear of the issue. Kiambu Governor William Kabogo on Sunday asked Ruiru residents to... Read more
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Regional Business Council Pushes for Economic Partnership Agreementwas among the key trade issues that featured prominently during the EABC engage
Regional Business Council Pushes for Economic Partnership Agreement
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
was among the key trade issues that featured prominently during the EABC engagement with the Kenya's deputy President William Ruto in Nairobi last week. It was decided that EABC should engage all EAC partner states to enlighten them on the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uhuru's Intervention Aided Signing of Teachers, TSC Dealvisited Knut and Kuppet leaders with the intention of mending fences. Another
Uhuru's Intervention Aided Signing of Teachers, TSC Deal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
visited Knut and Kuppet leaders with the intention of mending fences. Another meeting between Deputy President William Ruto and union leaders was held at his Karen office in May over the same. VITAL HELPHowever, it emerged that Mr Ruto... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Senator Warns Ruto Against Early 2022 CampaignsBarely two weeks after Kiambu Governor William Kabogo was criticised for saying
Senator Warns Ruto Against Early 2022 Campaigns
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
Barely two weeks after Kiambu Governor William Kabogo was criticised for saying that Deputy President William Ruto would not enjoy the automatic support of the Mt Kenya region in 2022, another politician has publicly taken the same position. But... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Farmers Threaten to Uproot Crop Over Labour Costpicker while those workers picking tea manually are paid Sh15.50 per kilogramme
Farmers Threaten to Uproot Crop Over Labour Cost
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
picker while those workers picking tea manually are paid Sh15.50 per kilogramme. The farmers want President Uhuru Kenyatta and his deputy President William Ruto to intervene. Failure to do this would see thousands of tea pickers sacked, they... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Muthama Links Ruto to Hate Speech Arrestsclaimed that the plot to arrest the "Pangani Six" and "Muthaiga Two" was hatche
Muthama Links Ruto to Hate Speech Arrests
AllAfrica.com / Posted 26 days ago
claimed that the plot to arrest the "Pangani Six" and "Muthaiga Two" was hatched at State House by Deputy President William Ruto and Interior Cabinet Secretary Joseph Nkaissery. Mr Muthama further accused the two officials of "a conspiracy... Read more
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