• Ruto himself has not shared whether he is going to throw a party or continue with his busy campaign schedule.
Deputy President William Ruto is marking his 55th birthday today, December 21.
This also marks his the day he got married to his wife Rachael Ruto.
Rachael has taken to her social media to wish her husband a happy birthday.
"This day forever remains special. As we celebrate your birthday & our wedding anniversary, I can confidently say, Ebenezer – This far has the Lord brought us. You're a true friend, confidant & wonderful father to our children.
Words cannot quantify the love & support you have shown. Happy birthday, and happy Anniversary Bill. I wish you God’s abundant blessings and exceeding success in all your hearts desires. @WilliamsRuto"
William Ruto's political friends and fans have also come out in large numbers to wish him a happy birthday on social media.
Ruto himself has not shared his plans for the day - whether he is going to throw a party or continue with his busy campaign schedule at Tana River County where he is expected to popularize his 2022 Presidential bid.
Here are some of the sweet birthday messages Ruto has received from his friends on social media platforms.
Senator Millicent Omanga - "The flower that blooms in adversity, a rare political gem, a mentor, a father to us whom you've offered guidance & consistently counseled & the hope we've for a transformed Kenya. It's your big day bazenga. I pray for blessings & happiness a life can unfold. Happy birthday."
Governor Anne Waiguru - "Happy 55th to the 5th! You have weathered many storms, withstood many trials, stood the test of time in the sight of friend and foe. May GOD bless and grace you on this 55th birthday as He leads you to your destiny. HappyBirthday @WilliamsRuto"
Dennis Itumbi - "Happy Birthday, William Ruto this is the YEAR, #HustlerNation will make you President, lazima nitume a glass of MILK, ukunywe asubuhi kabla ya kuelekea Tana River..ENJOY!"
Johnstone Muthama - "Deputy President William Ruto, you’ve proven yourself to be a leader of high regard & your works truly mesmerize. Your exemplary leadership means a lot to many now and other generations to come. I wish you God’s continued guidance and long life. HAPPY 55th BIRTHDAY!"
Laurence Wainaina - "Happy birthday bazuu @WilliamsRuto . You are a shining star, inspiration and motivation to millions of Kenya. I wish you good health, strength and God's grace. There's no doubt that you are the 5th President of this great Republic."