Siakago Constituency is an electoral constituency in Kenya. It is one of two constituencies of Mbeere District. It has five wards, all of which elect councillors for the Mbeere County Council. The constituency was established for the 1988 elections from the bigger Embu East Constituency, which was diveded to Runyenjes and Siakago constituencies. Silvester Mate, the first Siakago MP, was the last Embu East MP winning the seat in 1983.
Siakago town, the district capital, is located within Nthawa location in this constituency.
Members of Parliament
|1988||Silvester Mate||KANU||One-party system.|
|1992||Gerald Ireri Ndwiga||KNC||Ndwiga defected to KANU in 1995 and won a subsequent by-election.|
|1997||Silas M’Njamiu Ita||DP||Ita died in 1999 |
|1999||Justin Bedan Njoka Muturi||KANU||By-elections|
|2002||Justin Bedan Njoka Muturi||NARC|
|2013||Muriuki Njagagua||Alliance Party of Kenya (APK)||General Elections, 2013|
Locations and wards
- Center for Multiparty Democracy: Politics and Parliamenterians in Kenya 1944-2007
- Daily Nation, April 22, 1999: Siakago MP dies in hospital
- information.go.ke: CDF allocation by sector and location (2003-6)
- Electoral Commission of Kenya: Registered voters per polling station by electoral area/ward and constituency