Cherangany Constituency

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Cherang'any Constituency (also spelled Cherangani) is an electoral constituency in Kenya. The constituency has seven wards, all of which elect Member of county assembly for the Trans Nzoia County government. It is one of five constituencies in Trans-Nzoia County. The constituency was established for the 1988 elections. Prior to the 1988 general election, It was known as Kitale East Constituency, and was represented in the national assembly by Musinde Muliro and earlier by Fred Gumo.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Elections MP [1] Party Notes
1988 John Kirwa Rotich KANU One-party system till his victory was nullified after, Muliro successfully lodged election petition.
1990 Kipruto Rono Arap Kirwa KANU By-elections
1992 Kipruto Rono Arap Kirwa KANU
1997 Kipruto Rono Arap Kirwa KANU
2002 Kipruto Rono Arap Kirwa NARC
2007 Joshua Kipserem Kutuny ODM
2013 Wesley Kipchumba Korir[2] Independent

== Wards ==https://www.linkedin.com/in/kiprotich-edwin-40a92873/

Wards
Ward Registered Voters
Cherang'any / Suwerwa 8,140
Kaplamai 6,778
Kiptoror/Chepsiro 9,723
Sinyerere 6,220
Sitatunga 6,080
Motosiet/Nzoia 10,399
Makutano 5,850
Total 53,190
*September 2015.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Center for Multiparty Democracy: Politics and Parliamentarians in Kenya 1944–2007 Archived October 28, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ "Kenya election: Behind the headlines". BBC Africa. 7 March 2013. Retrieved 7 March 2013. 
  3. ^ Independent Electoral & Boundaries Commission: Registered voters per polling station by electoral area/ward and constituency Archived September 29, 2013, at the Wayback Machine.