Supporters Jubilate As 55-yr-old Ruto Wins Kenya Presidential Election | The Street Reporters Newspaper Supporters Jubilate As 55-yr-old Ruto Wins Kenya Presidential Election | The Street Reporters Newspaper




Supporters Jubilate As William Ruto wins Kenya Presidential Election

Supporters Jubilate As 55-yr-old Ruto Wins Kenya Presidential Election

206
Kindly Share this Story

This post has already been read 336 times!

William Ruto, a 55-year-old rags-to-riches businessman who had characterised the vote as a battle between ordinary “hustlers” and “dynasties” who had ruled Kenya since independence from Britain in 1963, has won the race to be the fifth president of the East African nation, Kenya. William Samoei Ruto

Ruto was declared winner by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) in William Ruto declared the winner of the what is seen as a neck-and-neck race his as Ruot’s supporters jubilate.

The president-elect in his reaction after the announcement on Monday said that “There are no losers. The people of Kenya have won because we raised the political bar.

“There is no looking back, we are looking to the future, we need all hands on deck to move forward”, he said.

ALSO READ  89 Million Captured in Nigeria's National Identity Number Enrolment - NIMC DG Reveals

William Ruto led a tight presidential race against opposition leader Raila Odinga and won with a narrow margin.

Ruto got a little more than seven million votes while Odinga securing a little less than seven million, the IEBC chairperson said.

Ruto received 50.49 percent of the vote, while Odinga received 48.85 percent.

You can call us using the “Call Us Now” button on this site. Or Email your article or press release to us via: news@streetreporters.ng and follow us on Twitter and Instagram @StreetReporters and Facebook at www.facebook.com/StreetReporters.ng to get our latest updates! ============================
ALSO READ  Cross River And The Inevitability Of A Democratic Tripod
Dear Reader,

To serve our readers with free authentic and comprehensive information is becoming more and more expensive by the day. So, we request that you support us daily, monthly or annually with any amount to assist us in providing daily free access to our publications to our readers. To support THE STREET REPORTERS NEWSPAPER, you can pay into the company's corporate account: Wema Bank (ALAT BY WEMA): Account Name: THE STREET SERVICES AND MEDIA RESOURCES INTERNATIONAL ACCOUNT NUMBER: 7358221463.

ALSO READ  SDP Presidential Candidate, Adebayo Says If Elected Insecurity Will Be Tackled Forcefully
Sterling Bank: Account Name: THE STREET SERVICES AND MEDIA RESOURCES INTERNATIONAL Account Number: 8227410821 And if you would like us to connect with you and add you or your organisation to our list of Partners, send details of your bank transfer and Whatsapp number via email to: partners@streetreporters.ng OR Whatsapp number: +2348175047979 Send press releases, media coverage invites to: news@streetreporters.ng

Kindly Share this Story



Subscribe
Notify of
guest
Enter your name
Enter a valid email address to comment
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x
Call Now ButtonCall Us Now!