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Somalia’s Success Against Al-Shabaab Is In The Region’s Best Interest: Ruto

September 24, 2022 | President William Ruto during an interview with AJ English in New York, United States/State House
By: Capital Fm Kenyan President William Ruto now says Kenya’s top priority is to help stabilize Somalia stating that it is in the region’s best interest to ensure President Hassan Mohamud’s government succeeds.

Kenya, Somalia Presidents presidents hold talks

Somalia’s President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud met Kenyan leader William Ruto in Nairobi for talks on key bilateral issues
By :Capital FM Nairobi — President William Ruto met with Somalia's President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud Wednesday as part of efforts to boost bilateral ties and enhance security between the two neighboring countries. President...

William Ruto sworn in as Kenya’s fifth President

Kenya's incoming President William Ruto takes the oath of office as his wife Rachel Ruto stands by his side during the official swearing-in ceremony at Moi International Stadium Kasarani in Nairobi, Kenya September 13, 2022. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
By:Zakariye Ahmed William Samoei Arap Ruto has been sworn in as Kenya's fifth president with his deputy President Rigathi Gachagua today at Moi International Sports Centre in the country's capital of Nairobi. From...

African Union, others welcome Kenya’s William Ruto presidency

Kenyan President-elect William Ruto delivers a speech at the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) Bomas of Kenya Tallying Centre in Nairobi on August 15, 2022, after he was declared winner of the presidential election. PHOTO | TONY KARUMBA | AFP
By: The East African The African Union has welcomed the decision of the Supreme Court of Kenya to validate the election victory of William Ruto as president-elect. The seven judges of the Supreme Court...

Kenya election 2022: Supreme Court confirms William Ruto’s victory against Raila Odinga

Supporters of Mr Ruto have taken to the streets to celebrate the ruling
By: BBC News Kenya's Supreme Court has ruled that William Ruto was properly elected president, dismissing several petitions seeking to annul the result of the 9 August election. His rival, Raila Odinga, and...

Miraa exports to Somalia hit Sh1bn in three weeks

Vendors sell Miraa at Hola centre in Tana River County. PHOTO | STEPHEN ODUOR | NMG
By: Business Daily Africa Kenya has exported miraa worth Sh1 billion to Somalia in under a month since the resumption of trade coming as a major reprieve to growers who had been hit hard when Mogadishu imposed a...

William Samoei Arap Ruto wins Kenya presidential election

Kenya's Deputy President William Ruto and presidential candidate for the United Democratic Alliance (UDA) and Kenya Kwanza political coalition, speaks after being declared the winner of Kenya's presidential election. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya
By: Zakeriye Ahmed, Horn diplomat correspondent William Samoei Arap Ruto, the outgoing deputy president, was elected Kenya's fifth president on August 9, as the independent electoral and boundary commission chairman, Wafula Chebukati, announced. Independent...

Kenya election outcome set to be announced with media giving Ruto narrow lead

Kenya's Deputy President and presidential candidate William Ruto casts his vote during the general elections, at Kosachei Primary School, Kenya August 9, 2022. REUTERS/Baz Ratner
By : REUTERS Deputy President William Ruto led a tight presidential race against opposition leader Raila Odinga, official results reported by media showed on Monday, with an announcement from electoral authorities due at 1200 GMT.

Opposition leader Odinga ahead in Kenya’s presidential race, official results show

People sit next to a wall mural of Raila Odinga the presidential candidate for Azimio la Umoja and One Kenya Alliance, after the general election conducted by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) in Kibera slums of Nairobi, Kenya August 12, 2022. REUTERS/Monicah Mwangi
By: Reuters Veteran opposition leader Raila Odinga led Kenya's presidential race, official election results showed on Saturday, pushing Deputy President William Ruto into second place. With just over 26% of votes counted, Odinga...

Early signs show tight Kenyan presidential election

© Reuters. Electoral officials sort cast ballot papers during the general election conducted by the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) at the close of the voting process at the Moi Avenue Primary School in Nairobi, Kenya August 9, 2022. REUTERS/T
By: Reuters  Preliminary results from Kenya's presidential election showed a tight race between the two main candidates vying to replace President Uhuru Kenyatta, with citizens praying an announcement of a winner would not unleash violence as in...