Marakwet East Constituency

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Marakwet East is an electoral constituency in Kenya. It is one of four constituencies of Elgeyo-Marakwet County. The constituency has eleven wards, all of which elect councillors for the Marakwet County Council. The constituency was established for the 1992 Elections as Kerio East constituency, and was renamed to its current form for the 1997 elections. It was previously one of two constituencies in the former Marakwet District.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Elections MP [1] Party Notes
1992 Fredrick K. Cheserek KANU
1997 John Kiptoo Marirmoi KANU
2002 Linah Jebii Kilimo NARC
2007 Linah Jebii Kilimo KENDA


Ward Registered Voters
Embobut 2,482
Embolot 1,847
Endo 2,981
Kaptich 1,440
Kapyego 2,433
Kipkaner 1,688
Koibirir 2,373
Mokoro 1,755
Mon 3,026
Murkutwo 1,731
Sambirir 3,301
Total 25,057
*September 2005.[2]