Dagoretti South Constituency is an electoral constituency in Kenya. It is one of seventeen constituencies of Nairobi County. It is located to the west of Nairobi. The entire constituency is located within Nairobi County. The constituency was known as Nairobi West Constituency from 1963 to 1969, and Dagoretti Constituency from 1969 to 2012.
Before the general election of 2013, Dagoretti Constituency was divided, with the bulk of the southern parts forming Dagoretti South Constituency, and the rest was combined with part of Westlands Constituency to form Dagoretti North Constituency.
The area member of parliament is Dennis Kariuki Waweru.
Members of Parliament
|1969||Njoroge Mungai||KANU||One-party system|
|1974||Johnstone Muthiora||KANU||Muthiora died soon after elections, necessitating a by-election.|
|1975||Francis Kahende||KANU||By-Election, One-party system|
|1979||Njoroge Mungai||KANU||One-party system|
|1983||Clement Gachanja||KANU||One-party system|
|1988||Chris Kamuyu||KANU||One-party system|
|1997||Beth Wambui Mugo||Social Democratic Party|
|2002||Beth Wambui Mugo||NARC|
|2007||Beth Wambui Mugo||Party of National Unity|
|2013||Dennis Kariuki Waweru||TNA|
Wards and Current MCA’s
|Ward||Population||km2||County Assembly Representative|
|Mutu-ini||17,973||5||Martin Karanja Kingethu|
|Ngando||31,769||3.2||Peter Wahinya Kimuhu|
|Riruta||65,320||4.2||Samuel Ndungu Njoroge|
|Uthiru||32,575||7.9||John Waweru Kinuthia|
|Waithaka||31,054||5||Anthony Kiragu Karanja|