August 9

‘All hands should be kept off IEBC’ – Ruto warns gov’t agencies

Saturday, August 6th, 2022 13:17 | By
'All hands should be kept off IEBC'-Ruto says as he pledges not be of elections sabotage
Kenya Kwanza presidential flag bearer William Ruto campaigns in Kitale on Sunday, July 31, 2022. PHOTO/(@William Ruto)Twitter

Deputy President William Ruto now says his brigade will not be a part of any scheme geared at sabotaging elections.

Speaking during a media briefing, the DP noted that he was trusting that the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) will deliver free, fair and credible elections.

"Let each institution offering support to IEBC keep to its lane and allow the commission to hold elections without interference. All hands should be kept off the IEBC," Ruto added.

He additionally asked that anyone attempting to alter with the elections is stopped so as to enable the Kenya Kwanza brigade to proceed with its plans.

While reiterating that Kenyans should ignore blackmail, fears and lies, the DP stated that his team was committed to enhancing peace within the country to foster the country's economic development.

"We assure our investors of protection of their businesses. we welcome partners of goodwill to come and assist in the re-awakening the Kenyan economy,

"We are all victims of an economic management system gone rogue on us but don’t despair, it is times like this we suspend our fear of the unknown and have the courage to say no to anything that threatens our humanity, civility, and decency."he added.

The second-in-command further stated that the elections slated for Tuesday, August 9, 2022 will be a defining day for the citizens of this country.

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