Coast MPs backing Ruto meet to craft vote hunt plan - 7 months ago, 13 July 00:05
Coast MPs backing Deputy President William Ruto Thursday convened an urgent meeting to strategise on how to market him and lock out other presidential candidates eyeing the region's votes ahead of 2022 polls.
The MPs met at the English Point Marina in Nyali at a gathering they termed as “private and confidential”.
The Coast Parliamentary Group chairman Suleiman Dori called for the meeting.
The Nation established only the region's MPs who had promised to support the DP were invited.
“Yes the meeting is scheduled for all the MPs but I cannot share any details now as I don't know the agenda,” Kilifi South MP Owen Baya told the Nation by phone.
Mr Dori, who has rebelled against his ODM party and vowed to campaign for and back Mr Ruto for the presidency, did not respond to calls by the Nation.
Reports indicated that Mr Ruto's handlers at the Coast had been alarmed by ...
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