OIE main website



Copyright © OIE
World Organisation
for Animal Health
Editorial Director :



Sub-Regional Representation for Eastern Africa


The OIE Sub-Regional Representation for Eastern Africa was established in Nairobi (Kenya) following an agreement signed in 2009 between the OIE and the Government of Kenya. The first OIE Representative took office in 2010, Dr. Walter Masiga, and retired from the OIE in December 2016. The current Representative is Dr. Samuel Wakhusama.

The OIE Sub Regional Representation for Eastern Africa has been established to cover the member countries of the OIE in the region, in close collaboration with the OIE Regional Representation for Africa, based in Bamako (Mali) and, as far as the Comoros, the Seychelles and Tanzania are concerned, also with the OIE Sub-Regional Representation for Southern Africa, based in Gaborone (Botswana) : Burundi, Comoros, Djibouti, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Kenya, Rwanda, Seychelles, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda.

  Sub-Regional Representative

Dr. Samuel Wakhusama





Deputy Sub-Regional Representative

[ vacant ]





Programme Officer

Dr Patrick Bastiaensen





Programme Officer (FMD and PPR) GF-TADs

Dr Thomas Dulu





Programme Officer (AMR)

Dr Jane Lwoyero


Administrative and Financial Assistant

Mrs Grace Omwega



[ vacant ]



Please click the map to find us in Nairobi ( Upper Hill )

Click to enlarge

1° 18' 00.91 South    36 ° 49' 12.00" East



(c) OIE / N. Bastiaensen (2016)


(c) OIE / P. Bastiaensen (2016)

(c) OIE / P. Bastiaensen (2014)

Sub-Regional Representation for Eastern Africa

Taj Towers, 4th Floor,
Upper-Hil Road, Upper Hill
P.O. Box 19687-00202
Nairobi, Kenya

Tel. +254 20 271 3461

send an e-mail


Legal disclaimer : the maps presented on this website provide no more than a broad indication of the country's geographical location. They are not designed to represent detail, and they should not be considered an authority on the delimitation of boundaries.



(c) 01.10.2008 - 14.08.2018           contact the webmaster at  
      Flag Counter