Nairobi,Kenya- Farouk Kibet the man who manages Ruto’s diary has escaped an assassination attempt by a whisker after a hitman crept out from a hideout and sprayed stones pockmarking the doors of his car.This happened at exactly 15:01 pm along Chai Road after the hitman dared Kibet’s security.Confidential reports confirm that Kibet was slightly injured on the forehead but is in a stable condition.
“He is very stable and has been rushed to hospital for check up” a police officer told our reporters.Detectives are pursuing the hitman who managed to vanish into thin air after the assassination attempt on Farouk Kibet failed. The reason for the assassination attempt on the PA of Deputy President William Ruto is not immediately known but unconfirmed sources say that the attack was well calculated by some members of the political class.
A middle aged woman has been detained by authorities pending investigation into the matter.
Not many Kenyans know about Farouk Kibet, a member of Deputy President Ruto’s tightly-knit inner circle and tasked with managing the diary of Kenya’s second in command.
His name came up during the National Youth Service (NYS) sh 791
million scandal during Ann Waiguru’s short-lived tenure as Cabinet Secretary.
There were calls for him to be made to appear before a parliamentary committee probing the NYS saga but those calls were never heeded.