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William Samoei arap Ruto

Date of Birth: 21 December 1966
Place of Birth: Sambut Village, Kamagut, Uasin Gishu, Kenya


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Judges stand up as Ruto takes them on

In his New Year's address President William Ruto accused opposition leaders of using the courts as 'anti-people weapons' with the 'sole aim to delay derail and sabotage the delivery of public programmes and defeat public interest' (AC Vol 65 No 1 Austerity is no brake on Ruto's ambitions)...


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Not enough cops, too much corruption

The international community was quick to accept the offer by Kenya's President William Ruto in July for around 1 000 of his police officers to lead a mission to train and support the Haitian police in their battles against criminal gangs on the Caribbean state (AC Vol 64 No 16 Kenyan cops vs Haitian gangs)...

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Hemeti joins rival in search for regional allies

Burhan meanwhile cited Hemeti's friendly relationship with Kenyan President William Ruto as the reason for rejecting Ruto as the lead mediator for the regional Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) (AC Vol 64 No 21 Politics in a time of war)...

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Auditor in the dock

The arrest of Margaret Nyakang'o the widely respected head of Kenya's budget watchdog on what appear to be trumped up fraud charges has prompted concerns about the scale of graft in President William Ruto's government...


Preparing for an all-out fight in El Fasher

It also reflects the mood after the multiple meetings attended by Burhan in November with regional leaders some of whom he was at loggerheads with: Kenya's William Ruto (14 November); Ethiopia's Abiy Ahmed (on 15 November); Djibouti's Ismaïl Omar Guelleh and Eritrea's Issayas Aferwerki (26 November)...

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Ruto eyes privatisation to balance the books

It is a quiet start to privatisation plans which sit alongside a raft of new taxes on income and goods and services as the main new revenue sources that President William Ruto's government is hoping for as it prioritises debt repayments including a $2 billion Eurobond repayment due next year...

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