• The tallies released showed that the Mt Kenya region favored Ruto over his opponent Raila Odinga.
Celebrations have rocked different parts of Central Kenya and Embu County after William Ruto was declared the fifth president-elect.
Residents of Nakuru, Murang'a and Kirinyaga brought the areas to a standstill on Monday as they took to the streets dancing and waving yellow flags.
In Eastern region, Runyejes area in Embu County, residents including mama mboga and boda boda personnel also went singing and dancing.
Ruto has promised a bottom up economy, which will focus on the blue-collar workers.
Thousands of UDA supporters chanted songs and slogans to celebrate Ruto's win.
The tallies released showed that the Mt Kenya region favored Ruto over his opponent Raila Odinga.