Presidential candidate rebukes DP Ruto for shoot- to -kill order

Dr.Ekuru Aukot in checked shirt. PHOTO: HILLARY MAKOKHA

Mombasa,KENYA:Presidential aspirant Dr. Ekuru Aukot has condemned  Deputy president William Ruto’s for his remark of shoot to kill order against cattle rustlers in Baringo County.

Ruto on Friday ordered police to kill armed criminal gang in North Rift following insecurity in the area.

Aukot who is contesting for presidential seat on Thirdway Alliance Kenya, asked government to protect all Kenyans according to law.

He further said if elected, his government will withdraw KDF from Somalia saying there is no compelling reason why they are in that country.

‘We will protect our borders but KDF will mainly  be used in the country to curb increased insecurity’he said.

Aukot who was addressing journalists in Mombasa on sutarday said his agenda is to end economic and social injustices in the country.

‘I will deal with those stealing public money,depolarize Kenya from negative ethnicity and tribalism’he said.

He also vowed to employ youths and women into government and protect the constitution,devolution and rule of law.

He further condemned NASA coalition for planning to review the constitution by creating more political seat.

‘The Thirdway Alliance Kenya is not going back where the Country was long time ago,I  ask NASA principals to retire from’ he added.