A thunderous roar echoes in the African Savannah. For a moment, all animals stop and gaze towards the direction of the sound. Yes, they recognize that the king is finally awake – the Lion King. He strides with elegance towards the entrance of the den which overlooks the vast African Savannah. He quietly observes his territory which extends all the way to the horizon.
William Samoei arap Ruto has risen from the humblest of beginnings to be among the most powerful politicians of this decade. He is a step away from clenching the ultimate political seat and from his achievements so far, it would be a surprise to many for him to break the pot at the doorstep. A brief walk through Ruto’s rise to power may reveal why he poses as the most viable person to clench the presidential seat come 2022.
Dirty politics are entertaining and fun but that is all it has to offer. Politicians throwing shots at each other is the most rudimentary form of politics and should be ignored by a rational voter. What we need from our politicians is economical politics which involves policy implementation and greater future economic prospects for the nation.