2022 RACE

[PHOTOS]: Register as voters! Ruto pleads with youths

Ruto promised to ensure residents of Lang'ata have access to clean water.

In Summary

• He asked the youth to vote for the right government that will address their needs and aspirations.

• Ruto lashed out at Raila whom he has accused of doing little to improve the lives of the people of Lang'ata and Kibera despite serving as area MP for many years.

Deputy President William Ruto speaking to traders and residents at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency on January 18, 2022.
Deputy President William Ruto speaking to traders and residents at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency on January 18, 2022.
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Deputy President William Ruto has urged the youth to register as voters in order to vote for the right leaders come August 9 General Elections.

Speaking while at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency, the DP asked the youths to vote for the right government that will address their needs and aspirations.

Deputy President William Ruto speaking to traders and residents at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency on January 18, 2022.
Deputy President William Ruto speaking to traders and residents at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency on January 18, 2022.
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"Our single most patriotic duty is to have a voters card. I ask the youth to vote for the right leaders, right politics and the right government that will address their needs and aspirations. It is you to decide, and you cannot decide without a voters card. Register as a voter now!" Ruto said.

Deputy President William Ruto speaking to traders and residents at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency on January 18, 2022.
Deputy President William Ruto speaking to traders and residents at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency on January 18, 2022.
Image: DPPS

The DP was accompanied by MPs Nixon Korir (Lang’ata), John Kiarie (Dagoretti South), Kiprotich Arap Cherargei(Nandi), Kimani Ichung'wah (Kikuyu), George Theuri (Embakasi West).

Deputy President William Ruto speaking to traders and residents at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency on January 18, 2022.
Deputy President William Ruto speaking to traders and residents at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency on January 18, 2022.
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Others are Benjamin Githiru (Embakasi Central), Millicent Omanga (Nominated), Simon Mbugua (EALA), Gubernatorial aspirants Bishop Margaret Wanjiru (Nairobi), Ferdinand Waititu (Kiambu) and a host of UDA party aspirants.

Traders and residents of Lang'ata attend Deputy President William Ruto's rally at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency on January 18, 2022.
Traders and residents of Lang'ata attend Deputy President William Ruto's rally at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency on January 18, 2022.
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Ruto has also promised to ensure that residents of Lang'ata, Nairobi, have access to clean water if elected President.

He said his administration will complete three key dams that will supply water to the areas.

Deputy President William Ruto speaking to traders and residents at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency on January 18, 2022.
Deputy President William Ruto speaking to traders and residents at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency on January 18, 2022.
Image: DPPS

He said his administration will endeavour to complete the construction of the ongoing Northern Water Collector tunnel to address water scarcity in the city at large.

Deputy President William Ruto speaking to traders and residents at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency on January 18, 2022.
Deputy President William Ruto speaking to traders and residents at Karen Shopping Centre and Southlands in Lang’ata Constituency on January 18, 2022.
Image: DPPS

Ruto lashed out at Raila whom he has accused of doing little to improve the lives of the people of Lang'ata and Kibera despite serving as area MP for many years.