5. A top tier Chinese construction company did the foundation for the main house, a guest wing, two swimming pools, a library, gym and other lavish facilities.
“It will be a home befitting the status of a President,” a source familiar with the DP’s political activities said, adding that Ruto plans to move into the new home before the next polls.
6. Part of the area has an airstrip, which could be rehabilitated as part of the home. The Viral Blogs has established that Ruto prefers to keep the ongoing works confidential and always flies in and out of the compound.
“Every time he travels to Western Kenya or the Rift Valley, he must pass by to check the status of the construction. However, even the security are always kept away,” the source said.
7. At least eight armed Administration Police officers are guarding the construction site, which is located along the road from the Eldoret-Elgeyo border.
8. It lies about 15 kilometres East of Eldoret town.
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