Deputy President William Ruto has distanced himself from NYS scandal by clarifying that Luke Samoei is not his blood brother.
David Mugonyi,Ruto’s secretary, said in a statement that Ruto does not have a brother by the name Luke Samoei nor does he know anyone by that name.
The statement comes a day after Luke was mentioned among the people who looted Sh 791 million from NYS coffer. Others in the list include Kipchumba Murkomen,Aden Duale and Farouk Kibet,both senior members of Jubilee coalition.
The scandal has created a lot of tension in government, generating accusations and counter accusations.
Parliament Majority Leader Aden Duale has distanced himself from the scandal and has told Waiguru to carry her own cross.Murkomen has followed suite, leaving Waiguru to fall on herself.