Maseno Journal of Basic and Applied Sciences is an open access refereed journal targeting provision of a platform for scholarly interactions and knowledge exchange. The Journal aspires to be a global research dissemination tool and knowledge source for intellectual, scientific and technological development. The journal publishes research papers and short communications in the diverse fields of pure and applied sciences, which include but not limited to Plant Sciences, Zoological Sciences, Mathematical Sciences, Actuarial Sciences, Computer Science, Information Technology, Physics, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, Public Health, Human Health, Pharmacy, Nursing, Environmental Sciences, Botany and Biomedical Sciences among others.