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Ruto, Kalonzo reaffirm 'hugshake' as Sonko hosts them for Iftar dinner - 8 months ago, 13 June 21:52

By: Julius Otieno @ju ...

Deputy President William Ruto and former Vice President Kalonzo Musyoka have reaffirmed their commitment to work together despite their different political affiliations.

The two said this as follow up to their truce at the National Prayer Breakfast meeting in May saying "it is for the sake of the country’s unity".

The leaders reiterated the position when they attended an Iftar dinner hosted by Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko at Charter Hall on Wednesday evening.

This was the first meeting since the May 31 'hugshake'.

"My brother, do not mind what people say, so long we are clear in our minds that we are doing the right things. Those who want to talk can talk," Ruto said.

The DP said that the politics is over and called on politicians to embrace competition based on development agenda rather than division and tribalism.

Kalonzo said that he stands for the country’s unity, but clarified that the handshake does not imply ...
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