Saku Constituency

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Marsabit central (Saku Constituency) is an electoral constituency in Kenya. It is one of four constituencies in Marsabit County in Northern Kenya. It borders North Horr constituency to the North and Laisamis to the South. The constituency was established for the 1988 elections. Marsabit town which is the county headquarters is in Saku constituency.

Members of Parliament[edit]

Elections MP [1] Party Notes
1988 Jillo Jarso Falana KANU One-party system.
1992 Jillo Jarso Falana KANU
1997 Abdi Tari Sasura KANU
2002 Abdi Tari Sasura KANU Sasura died in an aviation accident in 2006.[2]
2006 Hussein Sasura KANU By-elections
2007 Hussein Sasura ODM-Kenya

Locations and wards[edit]

Location Population*
Badasa 2,898
D'akabarricha 5,119
Dirib Gombo 4,523
Karare 5,445
Mountain 8,943
Nagayo 7,530
Qilta 3,712
Sagante 3,886
Songa 3,498
Total 45,554
1999 census.[3]
Ward Registered Voters
Dakabaricha 2,714
Dirib Gombo 2,990
Karare 2,486
Mountain 4,763
Sagante 2,930
Total 15,883
*September 2005.[4]


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