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Support Senator Moi to succeed you, President Uhuru told - 5 months ago, 10 Sep 00:09

Fred Kibor

Kanu party branch officials in Rift Valley have appealed to President Uhuru Kenyatta to back Baringo Senator Gideon Moi to succeed him in 2022.

The party officials drawn from Nandi, Uasin Gishu, Elgeyo Marakwet and Baringo counties over the weekend held a retreat at Cheptebo in Elgeyo Marakwet and endorsed the Baringo senator for the top seat.

The retreat was meant to strategise how to strengthen Gideon's presidential candidacy.

“The President had promised to back Senator Moi at a delegates' conference in Nairobi in the run-up to the 2017 General Election,” said Rift Valley Kanu co-ordinator Paul Kibet.

He said Gideon was better placed for the presidency because he was beyond reproach.

“The country accomplished great milestones during former President Daniel arap Moi's 24-year rule and that is why the party should take power after President Kenyatta. Senator Moi has a clean track record untainted by corruption,” he said.

Mr Kibet added that the party supported Uhuru in the fight against ...
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