Tinderet Constituency is an electoral constituency in Kenya. It is one of six constituencies of Nandi County (formerly Nandi District). The constituency was established for the 1966 elections. It has recently been delimited to create two new constituencies after the parliamentary approval, the newly created constituencies are Tinderet and Nandi Hills.

Members of Parliament

Elections MP [1] Party Notes
1966 Marie-Jean Seroney KANU
1969 Marie-Jean Seroney KANU One-party system
1974 Marie-Jean Seroney KANU One-party system
1976 Gerald Nathaniel Kalya KANU By-elections, One-party system
1979 Henry Kiprono Kosgey KANU One-party system
1983 Henry Kiprono Kosgey KANU One-party system
1988 Kimaiyo Keronei arap Sego KANU One-party system
1992 Henry Kiprono Kosgey KANU
1997 Henry Kiprono Kosgey KANU
2002 Henry Kiprono Kosgey KANU
2007 Henry Kiprono Kosgey ODM
2013-2017 Julius Kibiwott Melly URP under 2010 constitution
2017-2022 Julius Kibiwott Melly Jubilee


Ward Area Sq. Km Registered Voters Local Authority
Soghor / Soba 192.50 39,934 Tinderet
Tinderet 159.20 27,896 Tinderet
Chemelil/Chemase 140.11 12000 Nandi Hills
Kapsimotwa 161.30 17,818 Nandi Hills
Total 580.90 105,044 Nandi
*September 2005.[2]