His son Vice President William Ruto Nick Ruto spoke for the first time about his marriage to Evelyn Chemtai.
The couple got married at a cultural ceremony held in Windy Ridge, Karen, Nairobi on Saturday.
The ceremony was private and surprised many Kenyans as the young man had not previously expressed his love life.
The bride was also unknown to most Kenyans
In a statement on Facebook, Nick wrote a thank-you note for everyone who honored the occasion.
He also confirmed that the event was a success.
“Yesterday we met with our families as the culture demands. He said yes, I said yes, they said yes, we said yes. Special thanks for your help and prayers. Evelyne 💍 Nick”, he declared.
Chemtai is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs David Baron of Laikipia County.
Nick Ruto married his girlfriend Chemtai in a cultural ceremony.
Nick is the eldest son of DP Ruto. He is a professional lawyer.
The ceremony was attended by family and friends, including political leaders close to DP Ruto.