Deputy President Rigathi Gachagua has embarked on a three-day tour of The tour, aimed at solidifying support and engaging with the region’s populace, promises to be a pivotal moment in the ongoing political landscape.

Scheduled to kick off with a public address at Silverline in Eldoret today, Gachagua’s itinerary includes a significant empowerment program at Seiyo Secondary School in Kipchamo ward, Kesses, on Saturday. With a lineup of prominent leaders and cabinet secretaries expected to attend, discussions revolving around succession politics and revenue-sharing formulas are poised to take center stage.

Gachagua’s advocacy for the one-man, one-shilling principle remains a focal point of his agenda. Emphasizing the need for equitable distribution of resources, he declared, “The push for this formula is not just about our region’s high population but it is because it is the right thing to do. We are committed to ensuring fairness in the sharing of national revenue.”

As the tour progresses, all eyes are on Gachagua as he navigates through a landscape rife with opposition and support for his stance. The visit coincides with President Ruto’s return from a successful state visit to the US, adding an extra layer of intrigue to the unfolding political drama. Will Gachagua hold steadfast to his principles or opt for a strategic shift? Only time will tell as the Rift Valley tour unfolds.