Rachel Ruto wowed Kenyans on social media on Saturday after she sent her husband, Deputy President William Ruto a heart-warming message as he celebrates his 53rd birthday, which coincides with their marriage anniversary.
In a message posted on her Facebook page, Rachel appreciated DP Ruto for the endless love and support he has given her, describing him as her best friend and confidant.
“Happy Birthday Bill. My best friend and confidant. This day is special as we celebrate your birthday and our wedding anniversary. This far we have come all I can say is thank you. Nothing I can do can repay the amount of love and support you have shown,” wrote Rachel.
Rachel shared the massage together with a throw back photo of herself and Ruto and summed it up with a prayer while quoting Numbers 6:24-26.
“My prayer for you as we go forward is Numbers 6:24-26.The Lord bless you and keep you; the Lord make his face shine on you and be gracious to you; the Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace.”
Blogger Dennis Itumbi tweeted: “I am happy to call you a friend, a practical mentor, a boss, my Deputy President and God Willing the 5th President of The Republic of Kenya.”
Captn Collins Wanderi said: "Happy birthday to H.E. Dr. William Samoei Ruto His journey is an inspiration to the many sons and daughters of nobodies & proletariat. Thank you 🙏 Mama Rachel for believing in and standing with him throughout."
Amb David Gikungi noted: "Happy birthday Your Excellency Sir. The words from your Wife are truly a pointer to the man you are when off cameras. Congratulations on your birthday"
David Kiptoo Busienei wrote: "Happy Birthday Bill.The tone and the language alone connotates a close knit family that is an example worth emulating with mama Rachel standing out as a mother at the centre of making this home more admirable.Once again,Happy Birthday Bill."