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[PHOTOS] Ruto welcomes more defectors to UDA

Ruto promised free, fair and transparent nominations.

In Summary

•Machogu had declared interest in the Kisii governor seat.

• " We promise a free, fair and transparent nominations exercise. There are no favourites," Ruto said.

Deputy President William Ruto new members to UDA on Wednesday, February 23,2022.
Deputy President William Ruto new members to UDA on Wednesday, February 23,2022.
Image: William Samoei Ruto

Deputy President William Ruto on Wednesday welcomed more defectors to the United Democratic Alliance party.

Nyaribari Masaba MP  Ezekiel Machogu was among the leaders who officially joined the UDA.

Machogu had already declared interest in the Kisii governor seat.

Deputy President William Ruto new members to UDA on Wednesday, February 23,2022.
Deputy President William Ruto new members to UDA on Wednesday, February 23,2022.
Image: William Samoei Ruto

Other aspirants who joined UDA were Betty Maina (Murang'a Women Rep), Rebecca Lomong, Susan Chesyna and Nancy Chesire (Baringo Women Rep) and Anthony Waithaka (MP Makadara). 

Deputy President William Ruto new members to UDA on Wednesday, February 23,2022.
Deputy President William Ruto new members to UDA on Wednesday, February 23,2022.
Image: William Samoei Ruto

" We promise a free, fair and transparent nominations exercise. There are no favourites," Ruto said.

In a statement, Ruto urged his allies to compete on ideas and on what they will deliver to the people.

Deputy President William Ruto new member to UDA on Wednesday, February 23,2022.
Deputy President William Ruto new member to UDA on Wednesday, February 23,2022.
Image: William Samoei Ruto
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