How many Subcounties are there in Nyeri?

How many Subcounties are there in Nyeri?

six Sub-Counties
The county has six Sub-Counties/Constituencies): Tetu Constituency. Kieni Constituency.

What is the meaning of Nyeri?

nyeri. Nyeri is a massai name meaning place of heavy rains or cold. This is associated with chilly weather around nyeri hill, which is within perimeters of nyeri Town.

Which is the sub county of Nyeri?

Nyeri County is composed of 8 sub-counties and 30 wards. The sub-counties include: Kieni East, Kieni West, Mathira East, Mathira West, Nyeri Central, Mukurweini, Tetu and Othaya.

What number is Nyeri County?

List of counties

Code County Population (2009 Census)
19 Nyeri 693,558
20 Kirinyaga 528,054
21 Murang’a 942,581
22 Kiambu 1,623,282

Who is the Nyeri governor?

Wahome Gakuru
Preceded by Wamathai Samuel Githaiga
Succeeded by Mutahi Kahiga
Personal details
Born 29 July 1966

Is Nyeri a city or a county?

Not to be confused with Nyeri. Nyeri County is located in the central region of Kenya. Its capital and largest town is Nyeri. It has a population of 759,164 and an area of 2361 km 2. It is currently under the leadership of H.E. Governor Mutahi Kahiga.

What kind of schools are there in Nyeri?

The Roman Catholic Church Archdiocese of Nyeri runs several schools, colleges, and hospitals. The town is also home to three national schools, Kagumo High School, Nyeri High School and the Bishop Gatimu Girls High School in Nyeri.

Who is the MP for Nyeri Municipality?

Nyeri Municipality is a parliamentary constituency known as Nyeri Town Constituency represented in the National Assembly by an elected Member of Parliament. Hon. Wambugu Martin Deric Ngunjiri is the current mp.

What is it like to live in Nyeri Kenya?

While small business activities are vibrant, Nyeri is essentially a government administration city. The town has a relatively low cost of living in comparison to Nairobi and other major urban centers in Kenya. Located in Kenya’s fertile highlands, food and water are plentiful and relatively cheap.