Some of Deputy President William Ruto allies will be forced to remain behind after the planned UK trip after the President said that they should sort clearance from interior CS Fred Matiang’i.
Details of the order were still unclear but it is alleged that the President Uhuru ordered that the delegation be trimmed down to only allow those who have essential duties to accompany the Deputy president.
President Uhuru Kenyatta appointed CS Matiang’i to chair a new committee, the National Development Implementation Technical Committee.
Matiang’i was charged to supervise all government projects including Big Four agenda. The president made the order before he left for the East Africa Heads of State conference.
Last year the president said that he would purpose to reduce government expenditure by cutting down the number of trips that were made by government officials
DP Ruto will be going to the UK to give lectures at the Chatham and Warwick Universities.
At the Chatham University ,Ruto is expected to speak about Kenya’s National Unity and regional integration. He will also focus on challenges of inclusion, growth and change.
At Warwick University he will contribute in the conference which has been dubbed ‘We Face Forward;Daima Mbele’ The conference will also focus on Pan- Africanism.
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