Runyenjes Constituency

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Runyenjes Constituency is an electoral constituency in Kenya. It is one of four constituencies of Embu County. The constituency was established for the 1988 elections. Its current website is

Members of Parliament[edit]

Elections MP [1] Party Notes
1988 Kamwithi Munyi KANU One-party system.
1992 Peter Njeru Ndwiga DP
1997 Augustine Njeru Kathangu Ford-Asili
2002 Martin Nyaga Wambora NARC
2007 Cecily Mutitu Mbarire PNU

Locations and wards[edit]

Location Population*
Gaturi North 13,800
Kagaari North 27,718
Kagaari South 18,800
Karurumo 13,443
Kyeni North 23,128
Kyeni South 17,928
Makengi 12,933
Mount Kenya 374
Runyenjes Town 25,903
Total x
1999 census.[2]
Ward Registered Voters
Gichera 3,231 Runyenjes municipality
Kyeni Urban 9,873 Runyenjes municipality
Nthagaiya 4,644 Runyenjes municipality
Runyenjes Central 11,869 Runyenjes municipality
Gaturi North 10,952 Embu county
Kagaari North 12,893 Embu county
Karurumo / Kigumo 8,938 Embu county
Kyeni North 4,699 Embu county
Total 67,099
*September 2005.[3]