Marsabit County is among the counties that are located in the Northern Region of Kenya. Marsabit County has an area of 7,944 Km². Marsabit County borders Wajir County to the East, Samburu County to the South, Isiolo County to the South East, and Ethiopia to the North.
As per the 2019 Census, the population of Marsabit County was four hundred and fifty nime thousand seven hundred and eighty five (459,785) and an annual growth of 1.45%.
In the 2017 General Elections, Marsabit County had a total number of one hundred and forty one thousand, seven hundred and thirty (141,730) registered voters.
The Governor of Marsabit County is H.E Ali Mohamud Mohamed. The Senator of Marsabit County is Hon. Godana Hargura and Hon Adan Safia Sheikh is the Women Representative.
Marsabit County has four (4) constituencies which are divided into twenty (20) electoral wards. Below is a list of all the consituencies in Marsabit County, Wards in each ward and the current Member of Parliament;
Moyale Constituency has seven wards. The seven wards include; Butiye, Sololo, Heillu/Manyatta, Golbo, Moyale Township, Uran and Obbu. The Member of Parliament if Moyale Constituency is Hon. Qalicha Gufu Wario. In the 2017 General Elections, Moyale Constituency had a total of 55,670 Voters.
North Horr Constituency
North Horr Constituency has five wards which are; Dukana, Maikona, Turbi, North Horr and Illeret. The Constituency’s Member of Parliament is Hon. Francis Chachu Ganya. In the 2017 General Elections, North Horr Constituency had a total of 30,858 Voters
Saku Constituency has three electoral wards. The three wards include; Sagate/Jaldesa, Karare and Marsabit Central. The Member of Parliament of Saki Constituency is Hon. Ali Rasso Dido. In the 2017 General Elections, Saku Constituency had a total of 27,098 Voters
Laisamis Constituency has five wards which include Loiyangalani, Kargi/South Horr, Korr/Ngurunit, Logo Logo and Laisamis. Hon. Marselino Malimo Arbelle is the Laisamis Constituency Member of Parliament. In the 2017 General Elections, Laisamis Constituency had a total of 27,104 Voters