In the spirit of proving democracy and free opportunity for all, the UDA party has invited 3 of their presidential aspirants including Deputy President William Ruto for an interview ahead of their National Delegates Conference scheduled on Tuesday, March 15.
As captured in a statement by Hussein Mohamed, Ruto’s Presidential Campaigns Director of Communications, two other aspirants Jephnel Nyakwama and Tracy Wanjiru Kingoli expressed interest in the seat.
Although a section of Kenyans had earlier assumed that Ruto will get a direct ticket to be the presidential flag bearer in the 2022 elections this move by the party has sparked mixed reactions with a number of Kenyans terming it as a PR stunt.
UDA secretary-general Veronica Maina requested the 3 applicants to submit crucial documents in order for the party to determine that they qualify for the presidential seat.
The proposed candidate is set to be endorsed during the party’s NDC where 5000 delegates including ANC leader Mudavadi and his Ford Kenya counterpart are expected to attend.
In other news, two years into the COVID 19 pandemic, the Kenyan government has hinted at its plans to revoke the directive of mandatory wearing of face masks. This comes days after the emergence of fake reports indicating that the government had done away with the order.
In a statement by health CS Mutahi Kagwe, he took note that they have observed that a section of Kenyans is no longer wearing masks yet the infection and hospitalization rate is going lower by the day.
His remarks have given hope of resumption to normalcy considering that other measures that had been earlier been put in place like curfew were also reversed.
Are Kenyans really ready to resume to normal and what do you think will be the impact of this directive is dropped?
Husband To The Woman Who Allegedly Killed Their Two Children In Kakamega Finally Speaks
Detectives based in Kakamega are still combing evidence as they look to find out what really happened in the house of Rodly Mito whose wife Phoebe Miero is accused of killing their two children through poison before she tried to commit suicide.
Kalonzo Detects Something Bad About Raila As Details Leak On Where He Met Raila Yesterday
The Standard reports that Wiper democratic movement party leader Kalonzo Musyoka has detected something fishy about ODM party leader Raila Odinga amidst negotiations for a political coalition to take on deputy president William Ruto in the August general elections.
Kalonzo is said to harbor serious doubts on Raila Odinga’s honesty as a person and that he believes that it is difficult to trust the Orange party leader on matters coalition agreements, his doubts coming at a time when the two are embroiled in serious political discussions.
Ruto Caught Offside Again, Details Emerge on his Participation in Naming of Uhuru’s 2nd Term Cabinet
Deputy President William Ruto while on his UK Tour admitted that he never participated in the naming of President Uhuru Kenyatta’s second term cabinet docket, asserting that the head of State suggested that he wanted to do things differently as a way of building his legacy.
However, Fresh details have emerged on the second in command in one way or the other participated in the naming of the cabinet docket.