Enock Moseti Osoro

Enock Moseti Osoro

Ph.D. in Chemistry

Area of Specialization: Inorganic/Analytical Chemistry

Research Interest:

  1. Monitoring chemical pollutants, which negatively affect public health and the environment (air, water, soil, and sediment) media
  2. Investigating the efficiency of possible removal/remediation techniques   for the environmental chemical pollutants
  3. Analyzing toxic compounds in food
  4. Developing new analytical methods for the analysis of pollutants in different media.


Contact information

University of Nairobi, Department of Chemistry,

P.O.BOX 30197-00100,


TEL: +254710 958742

Recent publications

  1. Enock M. Osoro, Shem O. Wandiga, Vincent O. Madadi, Deborah A. Abong'o (2021). Occurrence and Distribution of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers in Sediments from Nairobi River Basin, Kenya, East Africa", International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology (IJSRSET) 8(1):274-286. Online ISSN: 2394-4099, P- ISSN: 2395-1990, Available at doi: https://doi.org/10.32628/IJSRSET218148 Journal URL : https://ijsrset.com/IJSRSET218148.
  2. Nyaundi JK, Getabu AM, Kengara F, Onchieku J, Njiru M, Kinaro ZO, Babu JM, Sitoki LM, Nyamweya C and Osoro EM (2019). Assessment of organochlorine pesticides (OCPs) contamination in relation to physico-chemical parameters in the Upper River Kuja Catchment, Kenya (East Africa). International Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Studies 7(1): 172-179. E-ISSN: 2347-5129, P-ISSN: 2394-0506.
  3. Aucha JK, Wandiga OS, Abong’o DA, Madadi VO, Osoro EM (2017). Organochlorine pesticides in air and soil from nairobi and mount kenya region, kenya. IOSR Journal of Applied Chemistry (IOSR-JAC).10(7)2:5-11. e-ISSN: 2278-5736.
  4. Osoro EM, Wandiga S.O, Abongo DA, Madadi V O and Macharia J W (2016). Organochlorine Pesticides Residues in Water and Sediment from Rusinga Island, Lake Victoria, Kenya IOSRJAC. 9 (9): 56-63. EISSN: 2278-5736.
  5. Enock M. Osoro, Shem O. Wandiga, Vincent O. Madadi, and Deborah A. Abongo’o (2019) Concentrations of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDEs) in Water from Nairobi River, Kenya. (Submitted- Under peer review).