December 21, 2018 – Last
week, Bungoma Governor, Patrick Wangamati, was among dozens of Western Kenya leaders
who endorsed Deputy President William Ruto’s presidential bid in 2022.
during the function attended by the DP himself, said the whole Western Kenya
region will rally behind Ruto’s presidential bid because he is a development oriented
his declaration, Wangamati has denied endorsing Ruto saying he will instead
support Bungoma Senator, Moses Wetangula’s Presidential ambitions in 2022.
the DP Ruto are far-fetched. As Luhyas, we have no stake in Ruto’s candidature.
Those supporting him have their own personal interests,” Wangamati told
Sulwe FM on Friday.
he attends Ruto’s functions in Bungoma County because the latter is the Deputy
want development in our region. That is all. We shouldn’t mix politics and
development. It is too early,” he noted.
Western Kenya will support Wetangula’s Presidency because he is a good leader
who can unite the Mulembe nation.
The Kenyan DAILY