Before getting money,Ruto was living in in a shanty, a small house in Sugoi which is worth Ksh 20,000.It’s here that he studied hard and joined Kapsabet Boys High school and later the University of Nairobi.Ruto was poached from UoN where he was a church leader and helped Moi to win presidency.
In the Sigoi house, there is one seat which his mother bought for him, the seat is still there.Ruto’s house portrays a humble beginning, and it’s because of poverty that he read so hard that he joined a university.
After getting money, he built a house in Karen and later Ksh1.5 billion house in Eldoret.The Eldoret compound has an artificial lake and 6 houses. It also has an airstrip.
The DP used to rear chicken in the small house and it’s from there that he managed to make millions from the business.