In the last few days, some Kenyans have discovered that they had been registered as members of a political party without their consent. This was after the Office of the Registrar of Political Parties (ORPP) provided a platform that the public could to use to check if there were registered as a political party member.

Political parties in Kenya are required by law to submit a list of members to ORPP. The members are important, especially in an election year, because they can run as a candidate in elections and can also vote in the primaries to select candidates who will run in the elections.

ORPP hava a solution to the people who have found themselves registered without their permission. They can;

1. Send an email registering their complaint plus their ID number to

2. Call the ORPP representative in their county to have the issue sorted. The full list of representatives is available HERE.