Laikipia County is one of the 47 Counties of Kenya, located on the Equator in the former Rift Valley Province of the Country. List of Registered Voters in Laikipia County for the 2013 General Elections. Laikipia is a cosmopolitan County and is Listed as County number 31. The county has two major urban centres: Nanyuki to the southeast, and Nyahururu to the southwest. Its County government headquarters town is Nanyuki. The County lies between latitudes 0° 18″ South and 0° 51″ North and between longitude 36° 11″ and 37° 24′ East. It borders Samburu County to the North, Isiolo County to the North East, Meru County to the East, Nyeri County to the South East, Nyandarua County to the South, Nakuru County to the South West and Baringo County to the West.
Economic activities in the county consist mainly of tourism and agriculture, chiefly grain crops, ranching and greenhouse horticulture.
The county encompasses the high, dry Laikipia Plateau, and has a cool, temperate climate with both rainy and dry seasons. The county borders Nyandarua, Nyeri, Samburu and Baringo counties.
This post reviews the voters registered by Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) using the biometric system and those registered without the use of the biometric system (non-biometric).
The IEBC registered 174,131 voters in Laikipia county for the March 4th 2013 general election. The breakdown of the registered voters by constituency and county assembly ward is;
Laikipia West constituency – 83,328
811. Ol-Moran – 6,861
812. Rumuruti Township – 7,824
813. Githiga – 11,824
814. Marmanet – 18,776
815. Igwamiti – 31,237
816. Salama – 6,806
Laikipia East constituency – 62,911
817. Ngobit – 12,315
818. Tigithi – 11,952
819. Thingithu – 12,141
820. Nanyuki – 18,727
821. Umande – 7,776
Laikipia North constituency – 27,892
822. Sosian – 10,459
823. Segera – 6,399
824. Mugogodo West – 3,912
825. Mugogodo East – 7,122
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