Najib Balala first Cabinet Secretary to congratulate President-elect Ruto

Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala gestures while addressing the media on July 26, 2018. PHOTO | FRANCIS NDERITU

Najib Balala is the first Cabinet Secretary (CS) Najib to publicly congratulate President-elect William Ruto.

Balala, the Tourism CS, a seasoned politician and long-serving member of the Cabinet, made the call via his Twitter page, minutes after Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commision (IEBC) chairman Wafula Chebukati congratulated Ruto.

 

Ruto garnered 7,176, 141, with Raila Odinga, his closest challenger, polling 6.942,930.

 

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