Mt Kenya leaders want DP Ruto out of 2022 race: Sonko

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko (left) and Deputy President William Ruto sing during Sunday service at PCEA Evergreen Church in Runda on March 25, 2018. Mr Ruto asked politicians to shun divisive politics. PHOTO | MARTIN MUKANGU | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Mr Sonko said nobody will come between President Kenyatta and the Deputy President because they have been together since 2013.
  • Mr Kang’ata denied such meetings maintaining that the entire Mt Kenya region will support Mr Ruto's presidential bid in 2022.

Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko has alleged there is a plot by a section of leaders from the Mt Kenya region to scuttle Deputy President William Ruto’s presidential ambitions in 2022.

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