Nyakach Constituency

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Nyakach is an electoral constituency in Kenya. It is one of seven constituencies of Kisumu County. The constituency has nine wards, all electing councillors for the Nyando County Council.

The constituency was established for the 1966 elections, when it was split from the Nyando Constituency.[1] It was one of three constituencies of the former Nyando District.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Elections MP [2] Party Notes
1966 Cleopas Ondiek Chillo Miguda KANU
1969 James Dennis Akumu KANU One-party system
1974 Samson Odoyo KANU One-party system
1979 Ojwang' K’Ombudo KANU One-party system
1983 Ojwang' K’Ombudo KANU One-party system.
1988 Ojwang' K’Ombudo KANU One-party system.
1992 James Dennis Akumu Ford-K
1997 Peter Ochieng' Odoyo NDP
2002 Peter Ochieng' Odoyo NARC
2007 Pollyins Ochieng' Anyango ODM
2013 Aduma Owuor ODM

Wards[edit]

Wards
MCA's
Ward Registered Voters
South East Nyakach 4,749
North Nyakach 4,079
South West Nyakach 15,776
Central Nyakach 5,850
West Nyakach 8,764
Total 55,685
*September 2005.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nyando Constituency: About Nyando Constituency
  2. ^ Center for Multiparty Democracy: Politics and Parliamentarians in Kenya 1944–2007 Archived 2008-10-28 at the Wayback Machine.
  3. ^ Electoral Commission of Kenya: Registered voters per polling station by electoral area/ward and constituency Archived 2007-09-29 at the Wayback Machine.

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