Taveta Constituency

Taveta Constituency is an electoral constituency in Kenya. It is one of four constituencies in Taita-Taveta County. The constituency has five county assembly wards, all belonging to the Taita-Taveta County. The constituency was established for the 1966 elections.

Members of ParliamentEdit

Elections MP [1] Party Notes
1966 Alexander Harry Dingiria KANU
1969 D. J. Mnene KANU One-party system
1974 Mwacharo Kubo KANU One-party system
1979 Norman Nthenge Lukindo KANU One-party system
1983 Mborio Mashengu Mwachofi KANU One-party system.
1988 Mwacharo Kubo KANU One-party system
1992 Basil Criticos KANU
1997 Basil Criticos KANU
2001 Jackson Mwalulu DP By-election
2002 Naomi Shaban KANU
2007 Naomi Shaban KANU
2013 Naomi Shaban Jubilee coalition
2017 Naomi Shaban Jubilee party

Locations and wardsEdit

Location Population*
Bomani 24,931
Chala 8,580
Jipe 6,926
Kimorigho 11,420
Njukini 7,883
Total x
1999 census.[2]
Ward Registered Voters
Chala/Njukini 5,141
Kitobo / Kimorigho 4,237
Mahoo 2,551
Mboghoni / Kimalamata 4,543
Taveta North 3,623
Taveta South 1,851
Total 21,946
*September 2005.[3]