Meru County

 

Meru County

Meru County is located along the eastern side of the Mt Kenya ring covering an area 6,930.10Km2 and a population  of 1,356,301.

Its headquarters are at Meru.

Meru County has only nine (9) sub-counties (constituencies) divided into 45 electoral wards.

Representatives
Governor PETER GATIRAU MUNYA
Senator KIRAITU MURUNGI
Women Representative FLORENCE KAJUJU
Constituencies

Igembe South Constituency

Igembe Central Constituency

Igembe North Constituency

Tigania West Constituency

Tigania East Constituency

North Imenti Constituency

Buuri Constituency

Central Imenti Constituency

South Imenti Constituency

Constituency No of Wards Wards Member of Parliament
Igembe South 5 Maua, Kegoi/Antubochiu, Athiru, Gaiti, Akachiu, Kanuni Franklin Mithika Linturi
Igembe Central 5 Akirang’ondu, Athiru, Ruujine, Igembe East Njia, Kangeta Cyprian Kubai Iringo
Igembe North 5 Antuambui, Ntunene, Antubetwe Kiongo, Naathui, Amwathi Joseph M’eruaki M’uthari
Igembe West 5 Athwana, Akithi, Kianjai, Nkomo, Mbeu David Kariithi
Igembe East 5 Thangatha, Mikinduri, Kiguchwa, Mithara, Karama Lawrence Mpuru Aburi
North Imenti 5 Municipality, ntima East, Ntima West, Nyaki West, Nyaki East Abdul Rahim Dawood
Buuri 4 Timau, Kisima, Kiirua/Naari, Ruiri/Rwarera Boniface Gatobu Kinoti
Central Imenti 5 Mwanganthia, Abothuguchi Central, Abothuguchi West, Kiagu, Kibirichia Gideon Mwiti Irea
South Imenti 6 Mitunguu, Igoji East, Igoji West, Abogeta East, Abogeta West, Nkuene Kathuri Murungi

CountyTrak Index – Elected Leaders Approval Rating

  • Governor 64.5%
  • Senator 59.2%
  • Women’s Representative 54.8%
  • Consolidated MCA’s 60.5%

CountyTrak Index – MPs Approval Rating

  • Buuri Constituency 67.5%
  • Tigania East Constituency 64.6%
  • Igembe South Constituency 62.4%
  • South Imenti Constituency 60.5%
  • Igembe Central Constituency 59.7%
  • Igembe North Constituency 57.9%
  • North Imenti Constituency 56.5%
  • Central Imenti Constituency 54.9%
  • Tigania West Constituency 53.6%