Is william Ruto in trouble ??. Kalenjin youth performing a ritual in Eldoret town during the Jubilee primaries has caused a scare amid concerns that it might spark violence. Following the ritual, the Kalenjin elders have faulted Governor Jackson Mandago and Nandi Hills MP Fred Keter for leading the youths in the ritual – Mandago had called for the postponement of the primaries in the area for the fear that his supporters would not get enough time to vote. The governor has also accused DP Ruto of funding his opponent with the aim of bundling him out at the Jubilee primaries Hundreds of youth in Eldoret town have caused chaos in Eldoret town after participating in a what has been called, a Kalenjin sacred ritual during the Jubilee nominations.
The ritual was characterized by the youths squatting in the streets and muttering oaths that elicited fear in the town. Security officers reportedly convened an immediate meeting after clips of the ritual that was performed on Wednesday April 19 and Friday, April 2 were shared on social media.
Mandago accused Ruto’s aides of funding Bundotich and scheming to rig him out in the nominations There were claims that the rituals amounted to incitement even as the Jubilee party canceled the primaries which had been marred by chaos and confusion