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Opposition MPs turn heat on Ruto's allies in war against corruption - 10 months ago, 11 June 11:54

Rawlings Otieno An ...

Opposition leaders are now hitting back at Deputy President William Ruto for failing to prevail on his lieutenants to keep off investigations and prosecutions.

The leaders from Raila Odinga’s Orange Democratic Movement (ODM) party, Kalonzo's Wiper party and Musalia Mudavadi's Amani National Congress yesterday said the war on graft was not targeting any community.

Jared Okello (Nyando), Gideon Mulyungi (Mwingi Central), Gladys Wanga (Homa Bay Woman Rep), Godfrey Osotsi (nominated) and ODM Secretary General Edwin Sifuna said President Uhuru Kenyatta’s legacy would be hinged on how he deals with corruption.

This comes barely a day after the DP’s allies, mainly from Rift Valley, vowed to plan an all-out political battle against selected members of the President “kitchen cabinet” whom they blame for what they call a plot to derail Mr Ruto’s presidential ambitions.

“The war on corruption does not target anybody but financial probity. Ruto’s handlers should give us a break. ...
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