A section of Uasin Gishu residents now says they wil guard the deputy president William Ruto residence in Eldoret.
This is after the government withdrew deputy president William Ruto’s security at his Karen,Sugoi and Eldoret residence.
Led by Cheptiret/Kipchamo ward Gilbert Tenai they said they will guard his residence 24 hours untill 2022 presidential bid.
“As Uasin Gishu residents we have decided that we will guard his residence from now untill the next general elections where he will become out president,” said Tenai while speaking to the press at DP Ruto’s residence in Eldoret.
Eldoret is the deputy president William Ruto’s rural home.
Ruto had declared his interest for presidency come 2022, but his bid has been rubbished by the dynasties who have termed him as corrupt and cannot be trusted with the country’s leadership.
They said they will not leave the deputy president residence no matter what.
“lt is wrong for the government to politicize deputy president William Ruto’s security and being the deputy president of the republic of Kenya has the right to government security,” added Joel Rugut Kipsomba member of parliament.
Security that has been manning his Elgon View residence, a few kilometers from Eldoret town CBD.
They wondered why president Uhuru Kenyatta’s adminstration is frustrating the deputy president yet he was elected with him .
“We voted overwhelmingly for president Uhuru Kenyatta but it’s sad that our deputy is going through allot yet he campaigned for him, for heaven sake please respect our deputy since he played a big role in your election as president,” John Koech Uasin Gishu resident while speaking to the press