Monday January 14, 2019-State House has come out to
defend its decision to snub Deputy President William Ruto during the
installation of Bishop Philip
Anyolo as Archbishop of Kisumu Archdiocese, saying it was not aware that the DP
would attend the function.
corroborated by a top aide to Deputy President William Ruto, who admitted that
President Uhuru Kenyatta was not aware of DP’s Saturday trip to the lakeside
the aide, the DP had not notified anyone about the trip and would not therefore
tamper with State House arrangements.
it was an impromptu visit.”
was only supposed to meet a delegation from Narok then attend a wedding in
he changed his plans and that’s normal.”
couldn’t interfere,” said the aide.
the function, Ruto had to invite defense minister Reychelle Omamo to read
President Uhuru Kenyatta’s speech; something that caused social media storm
with some referring it to as a serious breach of protocol.
Kenyan DAILY POST