MP: Moi, Raila funding propaganda war against DP Ruto
03 March 2016, 08:38
Nakuru - Kuresoi north MP, Moses Cheboi has claimed that CORD leader Raila Odinga and retired President Daniel arap Moi are funding a spirited propaganda war against deputy President William Ruto.
Cheboi claimed that the two are paying political activists and journalist to spread propaganda and raise unfounded claims against the DP.
Cheboi said the negative stories being written about the DP are sponsored by Raila and Moi.
Speaking Wednesday in Nakuru town, Cheboi said that senior journalists in leading media houses are on Moi's and Raila's monthly payroll and have been instructed never to cover anything positive about Ruto.
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"We know that Raila and Moi are working with the civil society and media to spread propaganda against Ruto and they are heavily paying journalists to write bad things about the DP," he said.
He added "Moi wants to bring down Ruto so that his son Gideon can take over as the rift Valley kingpin while Raila wants to hit back at Ruto for not supporting him in 2013."
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