It’s an administrative sub-county of Meru. It’s also a parliamentary constituency. Igembe South district had the largest land . The high population density in Igembe south is attributed to high fertile land which is good for farming.
Projects underway in Igembe South
- To make Igembe South be a provider for water to sub-counties
- Offices for the registration of ownership which will deal with issuance of land certificates
- A hatchery for warm fish fingerings
- To provide Igembe North with a refrigerated truck and cooler boxes to avoid losses during harvesting of fishes
The area is represented in the National Assembly by Hon. Mithika Franklin Linturi of The National Alliance (TNA)