The Azimio la Umoja One Kenya Coalition party has hit back at President William Ruto after saying he would not appoint any members of the Opposition to his Government.
Addressing the press on Saturday, September 17, Kalonzo Musyoka noted that they were not interested in jobs being offered by the Executive.
According to the Wiper party leader, the Azimio brigade was already busy keeping the Government in check.
"Let it be known that the leaders in Azimio are not interested in any jobs whatsoever from the Executive. We already have a lot of work to do keeping the Executive under check," Kalonzo stated.
Addressing a Kenya Kwanza parliamentary Group meeting in Naivasha, Ruto stated that he would not appoint any member of the Opposition to his Government.
The Head of State noted that his competitors would play an oversight role and keep his government in check.
"We believe the efficiency of any government is dependent on how much we are kept on our toes. We have accepted that we are not going to appoint any member of the opposition into government because we want a vibrant opposition. We want an opposition that will keep the government in check because we have nothing to hide and we want to run an accountable government
“We appreciate their role, we wish them well and but we will play our role as effectively as we can. Let us take the responsibility put on our shoulders by the people of Kenya seriously," Ruto announced.