Jonathan Torotich burial brings Ruto, Gideon together

Baringo Senator Gideon Moi (left) shakes hands with Deputy President William Ruto during the burial service for the late Jonathan Toroitich Moi at Kabarak University on April 27,2019. Nakuru Governor Lee Kinyanjui (centre), looks on. PHOTO | JOHN NJOROGE |NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • The sharp differences between the DP and Baringo Senator were not only evident in their body language but was also evident in their choice of words in their speeches.

  • Dr Ruto mentioned the name of the senator once when he invited him to read the tribute from Mzee Moi while the Baringo senator mentioned the DP’s name once in the introductory remarks.

Deputy President William Ruto and Baringo Senator Gideon Moi, who are  embroiled in a bitter political supremacy battle, shared a podium Saturday during the burial of Jonathan Toroitich Moi at Kabarak University.

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