Kenya’s President William Ruto on Wednesday, December 21, turned 56 years.
First Lady Mama Rachael Ruto led the country in celebrating her hubby’s 56th birthday.
While referring to her hubby as Bill, Rachael Ruto quoted a Bible verse thanking God for the wonderful deeds He has done in their life.
In a sweet birthday message, President Ruto’s wife who is fond of showering Ruto with love on special occasions like birthdays and anniversaries further revealed that the couple was also commemorating their wedding anniversary.
“I will give thanks to you Lord, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonderful deeds,
“Happy Birthday and happy wedding Anniversary Bill (President William Ruto). The Lord has been Faithful,” Rachael Ruto said in a Tweet.
Born on December 21, 1966, Ruto and Mama Rachael Ruto have been married for over 30 years and the two reportedly officialized their wedding in 1991 at the AIC church.
Other leaders joined First Lady in wishing the First in Command a happy birthday including COG chairperson and Kirinyaga Governor Anne Waiguru.
“A Happy 56th Birthday Mr. President. Wishing you happy many more years full of God’s guidance and wisdom as you steer this nation to greater heights,” Waiguru said.
Chief Hustler will be later in the day launch a tree planting campaign as he commemorates his 56th birthday.
Ruto challenged Kenyans to join in the challenge and inculcate the culture of tree planting saying every Kenyan should take up the duty of planting at least 100 trees to help meet the five billion target.
“Every parent should plant 100 trees for their child during birthday celebrations. We are facing a severe drought that has never been witnessed in 40 years as a result of climate change,” William Ruto said on Tuesday, December 21, after commissioning the Thiba dam in Kirinyaga.