Friday January 25,
2019 – Central Organisation of Trade Unions (COTU) Secretary
General, Francis Atwoli, has slammed Deputy President William Ruto’s Western
Kenya political allies for confusing him for the Head of State.
section of Luhya leaders fond of attending meetings at Ruto’s Sugoi home and
other residences saying they were misled to seek governance guidance from the DP’s
home instead of seeking President Uhuru Kenyatta’s counsel at State House.
Ruto’s home for handouts as “washenzi” (idiots), saying their
behaviour amounted to undermining Uhuru’s powers.
to dish out development projects.”
hand of one person and no matter how weak that person is, one day they will
rise to the occasion and everything will change,” he said.
Cabinet Secretary, Fred Matiangi, to spearhead implementation of all Government
development projects saying the move will now stop Luhya leaders from
going to beg Ruto at his home.
is supposed to protect his citizens.”
weak and delegating his powers to his deputy then the voters’ loyalty would
shift to him,” said the COTU leader.
The Kenyan DAILY POST