Kenya’s deputy President William Ruto has been declared the President elect in a hotly contested Presidential Elections.
After the long voting and tallying Process, Kenya’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) says Ruto has emerged the winner.
This is after garnering 7,176,141 votes (50.49%) against Raila Odinga, 6, 942,930 votes (48.85).
William Ruto has further attained the 50%+1 of votes which is the requirement of the constitution.
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William Ruto and his deputy President Rigathi Gachagua are set to be sworn into the office after 14 days if there will be no electoral disputes.