21, 2018 – President
Uhuru Kenyatta was among thousands of Kenyans who attended the 60th graduation
of University of Nairobi where his deputy, William Ruto, was conferred with Doctorate
in Philosophy (PhD) in Plant Ecology.
has Bachelor’s Degree in Botany and Zoology and a Master’s Degree in Plant
Ecology from the same university.
2012, he decided to take his academic level to new heights and enrolled for PhD
in Plant Ecology.
in 2016 he failed to graduate after missing out on set requirements by his Professor.
on Friday, Ruto became among few Kenyans who have a Doctorate in Plant Ecology.
the public during the graduation, Uhuru congratulated his deputy saying all
along he thought he was running from work but at last he has seen he was
dedicating his time to studies.
William now I can see where you have been hiding. You know I used to think he
was cheating me when he used to run away from work but now he can justify he
was actually doing research,” Uhuru said.
Kenyan DAILY POST