Maseno University

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Dr. Portas Odula Olwande                                              

Department Animal Science
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Address: P.O Box 333, Kisumu
  • PhD Degree in Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics. University of Nairobi, Kenya, 2014.
  • MSc Degree in Veterinary Epidemiology and Economics.University of Nairobi, Kenya, 2009
  • Bachelor of Veterinary Medicine (BVM). University of Nairobi, Kenya, 1992.

Ongoing Research:










  1. Authors: P.O. Olwande, W.O. Ogara, S.O. Okuthe, G. Muchemi, E. Okoth, M.O. Odindo and R.F. Adhiambo. 
    Title: - Assessing the productivity of indigenous chicken in an extensive management system in southern Nyanza, Kenya. 
    Journal: Tropical Animal Health and Production (2010), 42:283-388. DOI 10.007/s11250-0009- 9418-4: Published by Springer.
  2. Authors: William Ogara, Portas Olwande, Samwel Okuthe, Maurice Odindo and Rubin Ogara.
    Title: - Survey of bacterial and parasitic organisms causing disease and lowered production in indigenous chickens in Southern Nyanza, Kenya. Journal: Bulletin of Animal Health and Production in Africa (2012) Volume 60 No. 3. ISSN 0378 – 9721. AU IBAR, pp. 251 – 256
  3. Authors: P.O. Olwande, W.O. Ogara, S.O. Okuthe and L.C. Bebora
    Title: - Comparison of economic impact of alternative constraint control measures in indigenous chicken production in Nyanza Province, Kenya. Journal: Livestock Research for Rural Development (2013) Volume 25, Article # 38. Retrieved from