A slight mention of William Ruto's name evokes mixed reactions from people.
He has ardent support from some of Jubilee party leaders and he at the same time has critics from same Jubilee Party.
These are William Ruto's foot soldiers from Rift Valley who defy all odds to support him:
Elgeyo Marakwet Senator Kipchumba Murkomen is a vocal leader at the Senate and on matters national politics.
A slight provocation on his master will be met with his fierce response.
He has been on the forefront defending William Ruto against corruption allegations arguing war against corruption is biased against a certain group.
He has been at loggerhead with the president and has refuted the handshake between Uhuru Kenyatta and Raila Odinga. He is undoubtedly William Ruto's ground foot soldier.
2. Oscar Sudi
Vocal and flamboyant Kapsaret Member of parliament Oscar Sudi is another ardent supporter of William Ruto.
An attack on Ruto provokes Sudi's temper, he fiercely defends his master from criticism.
The Bahati Member of Parliament Kimani Ngunjiri is another William Ruto's foot soldier.
He defended Ruto against corruption allegations challenging the president to come forward and explain to Kenyans where has been when looting has been taking place.
He also challenged Uhuru to tell Kenyans if Ruto is corrupt or not. Ngunjiri, despite being Ruto's foot soldier has also declared to support William Ruto come 2022 elections.