DP Ruto tweets about low food prices and Twitter erupts
Deputy President William Ruto on Monday tweeted that the government was working to reduce the prices of commodities eliciting negative comments from angry Kenyans.
Ruto’s tweets received more than 250 replies making it one of the tweets that elicited a lot of reactions from Kenyans on Twitter.
We are working to stabilise the prices of essential commodities, which have soared because of external factors.
— William Samoei Ruto, PhD. (@WilliamsRuto) May 1, 2017
Kenyans on Twitter lashed out at the DP with some telling him it will be the same external forces that will vote the Jubilee administration out, come August.
@WilliamsRuto Sir, since national budget day,that has been the tune, we are watching. We are left to the mercy of unscrupulous cartels.
— John Koech (@jkoech9464) May 1, 2017
— Jakajiado (@jakajiado) May 1, 2017
— Lizzah Aquiliah (@LAquiliah) May 1, 2017
@WilliamsRuto you can’t win by criticising your opponents with empty promises to citizens experiencing tough living standards,we’re watching
— Isaac Kakusu (@kakusu_isaac) May 1, 2017
@WilliamsRuto We are tired..ama namna gani…we are only waiting for 8/8 to send you back to sigoi.
— Danchris Magembe (@Magembe_Dan) May 1, 2017
@WilliamsRuto we are tired of kusema na kusema
— Sammy Gunga (@SammyGunga) May 1, 2017
@WilliamsRuto You swore in your manifesto that no Kenyan will go to bed on a hungry stomach years down u tell us how you’re eating meat as we salivate!
— Jo’s (@johsia2001) May 1, 2017
@WilliamsRuto 5 years later? t’s been tough especially for those who are not unemployed eventually transferring the burden to those working.
— Megy (@MegyTvT) May 1, 2017
@WilliamsRuto We are tired william, you should be doing state house/harambee annex clearance.
— Kamîtî_Wanjiku (@kamiti_wanjiku) May 1, 2017
@WilliamsRuto Hehe I can’t see any tweet defending the DP,kweli ni kubaya….
— Gideon Shako (@ShakoMnyika) May 1, 2017