Isaac Ruto

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Isaac Ruto
1st Governor of Bomet County
Assumed office
27 March 2013
Preceded by First Governor
Member of the Kenyan Parliament
In office
President Daniel arap Moi
Preceded by John Koech
Succeeded by Mutai Savimbi
Constituency Chepalungu
Personal details
Born Cheptiret, Uasin Gishu County
Nationality Kenyan
Political party URP
Spouse(s) Esther Ruto

Isaac Kiprono Ruto is a Kenyan politician. He is the Chama Cha Mashinani Party leader. He was elected the first Governor of Bomet County in 2013 Kenyan General elections. He hails from Tumoi, Sigor in Chepalungu constituency and studied political science at the University of Nairobi. He is also a former Chairman of the Council of Governors in Kenya.

Political career[edit]

Ruto joined active politics in the year 1997, and was overwhelmingly elected as the Chepalungu Constituency member of parliament through Kenya African National Union.