KNUT, KUPPET Promise to Support AND Work with Ruto
The Kenya National Union of Teachers (KNUT) and Kenya Union of Post Primary Education (KUPPET) have separately sent congratulatory messages to Ruto following the IEBC declaration that made him the president-elect.
Knut Secretary General, Collins Oyuu confirmed that KNUT has endorsed the election Ruto and will work him.
“On behalf of the Knut National Steering, National Executive Council, the 47 Knut County leadership, the 110 branches of Knut and all the teachers of Kenya to congratulate you on your win,” said Oyuu.
According to Oyuu, Ruto has demonstrated statesmanship in his acceptance speech and through that, he has won the hearts of teachers.
“As the Kenyan teachers, we look forward to seeing a united nation in your hands and a stronger administration that will prioritise education, the future of our children and proper management of teachers’ labour matters,” Oyuu added.
Kuppet Secretary Akelo Misori also congratulated Ruto and confirmed that KUPPET will be committed to Ruto’s government in the interest of Kenyan teachers and the education sector.