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Ruto, allies launchs URP

16 January 2012, 08:52

Nairobi - Eldoret North MP William Ruto and his allies on Sunday officially launched the United Republican Party, (URP) which he would use to contend for the presidency in the forth coming General Elections.

Ruto who left the United Democratic Movement last week due to leadership wrangles said URP would be an issue based party focused on how to change the country for the better.

He said the party would be based on the doctrines of family values, economic growth, youth, security and infrastructure.

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