Igembe North Constituency

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Igembe North Constituency is an electoral constituency in Kenya. It is one of nine constituencies of Meru County. The constituency has seven wards, all of which elect councillors for the Nyambene County Council. The constituency was established for the 1988 elections. It was known as Ntonyiri Constituency before the 2007 elections.

Igembe North was one of four constituencies of the former Meru North District.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Elections MP Party Notes
1988 Joseph Muturia[1] KANU One-party system.
1992 Richard Maore Maoka[1] DP
1997 Richard Maore Maoka[1] DP
2002 Richard Maore Maoka[1] KANU
2007 Ntoitha M'mithiaru PNU
2017 Richard Maore Maoka[2] JP

Locations and wards[edit]

Locations
Location Population*
Akirang'ondu 30,915
Antubetwe Kiongo 8,992
Antuambui 32,287
Athirurunjine 18,175
Kabachi 41,149
Kawiru 19,978
Luciati 20,374
Naathu 28,863
Ntunene 17,516
Total x
1999 census.[3]
Wards
Ward Registered Voters
Akirang'ondu 7,616
Antuabetwe kiongo 7,300
Antuambui 7,984
Athiru Runjine 8,420
Kabachi 9,000
Naathu 7,162
Ntunene 5,174
Total 52,824
*September 2005.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Center for Multiparty Democracy: Politics and Parliamentarians in Kenya 1944–2007 Archived 2008-10-28 at the Wayback Machine.
  2. ^ "Parliament of Kenya - Hon. Maoka, Richard Maore". Retrieved 2018-06-24.
  3. ^ information.go.ke: CDF allocation by sector and location (2003-6)
  4. ^ Electoral Commission of Kenya: Registered voters per polling station by electoral area/ward and constituency Archived 2007-09-29 at the Wayback Machine.