Ruto pledges Sh5bn fund for city traders, alleges imperial rule plot presidency

William Ruto

Deputy President William Ruto addresses a political rally in Kiboro Austin Grounds, Mathare, Nairobi on January 12, 2022.

Photo credit: Francis Nderitu | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • Deputy President says some people out to create a presidency that also controls MPs and courts.
  • Dr Ruto says his bottom-up economic model would establish a friendly legal and financial regime.

Deputy President William Ruto on Wednesday took his campaigns to Nairobi, where he alleged a plot to create an imperial presidency with control over the three arms of government.

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