Deputy President William Ruto is set to taking up President Uhuru Kenyatta’s duty of serving the country as the 5th president of the Republic of Kenya. Despite the fact that Uhuru is showing signs of not backing him up, Ruto is proving that he has the people of Kenya for his support.
Dr. William Ruto is winning the Kenyans attention and heart through his tactics which are bearing fruits. These tactics have gained Ruto a lot of points especially in the Mt Kenya region, Western and other parts of the country. These are Deputy President’s political tactics which have gained him a favor from a majority of the Kenyans:
Engaging himself in church activities
Deputy President William Ruto has been frequently attending church services during the weekends (Saturdays and Sundays). He has participated in singing youches financially which led to him condemned and accused of misusing his office by misusing Kenyan’s funds.
Visiting Most parts of the country
Ruto has been befriending himself with the Kenyans by visiting interior regions interacting with the people of the area. This tactic has made the people like him and see him as a man with people’s interest at heart. During his visit, he could surprise people with small businesses and buy what they sell like “mahindi choma” and bananas.
Engaging popular and fearless politicians
Deputy President has won the support of some influential politicians. This has increased his popularity especially in the region where these politicians come from. These politicians include Moses Kuria of Gatundu South – Kiambu county, Bahati MP Kimani Ngungiri, and many others. These politicians have even dared statehouse to prove their support for Ruto.
Playing safe politics
Deputy President William Ruto has always been smart in his political game especially in the central region. Whenever he is in Mt Kenya region, for a visit or launching a project, he must recognize that Uhuru is his boss and he is working together with him for the Country’s development