Laikipia West Constituency

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Laikipia West Constituency is an electoral constituency in Kenya. It is one of three constituencies in Laikipia County. The constituency was established for the 1966 elections.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Elections MP [1] Party Notes
1966 Godfrey Gitahi Kariuki KANU One-party system
1969 Godfrey Gitahi Kariuki KANU One-party system
1974 Godfrey Gitahi Kariuki KANU One-party system
1979 Godfrey Gitahi Kariuki KANU One-party system
1983 Joseph Githae Mathenge KANU One-party system
1988 Danson Ndumia Murukia KANU One-party system
1992 Dixon Kihika Kimani DP
1997 F. Chege Mbitiru DP
2002 Godfrey Gitahi Kariuki NARC
2007 Ndiritu Muriithi PNU
2013 Wachira Karani TNA


Ward Registered Voters Local authority
Kiganda 4,053 Nyahururu municipality
Maina 2,963 Nyahururu municipality
Manguo 3,709 Nyahururu municipality
Ndunyu 3,111 Nyahururu municipality
Ndururumo / Hospital 4,877 Nyahururu municipality
Uaso Narok 1,996 Nyahururu municipality
Ayam 1,154 Rumuruti town
Lorian 1,846 Rumuruti town
Manyatta 5,756 Rumuruti town
Melwa 3,169 Rumuruti town
Gituamba 4,795 Laikipia County
Igwamiti 3,784 Laikipia County
Kinamba 11,191 Laikipia County
Muhotetu 3,671 Laikipia County
Mutara 3,388 Laikipia County
Muthengera 9,451 Laikipia County
Ol-Moran 6,327 Laikipia County
Salama 3,693 Laikipia County
Sipili 4,878 Laikipia County
Sosiani 2,340 Laikipia County
Total 86,152
*September 2005,[2][3]


  1. ^ Center for Multiparty Democracy: Politics and Paliamenterians in Kenya 1944-2007
  2. ^ Electoral Commission of Kenya: Registered voters per polling station by electoral area/ward and constituency Archived 2007-09-29 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ Electoral Commission of Kenya: Civic Elections Results (2002)

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