Mr. Lambert Ondoh Nyabola was born in 1950 at Bulwani Village, Marachi Location, Busia County (formerly, Busia District). He attended his secondary and high school education at Butula High School and St. Paul's Amukura Secondary School, respectively. He was admitted for a B.Sc. degree program at the University of Nairobi 1972 and obtained a B.Sc. (2nd class honours) degree in 1975. He did his post-graduate studies at the University of Nairobi, Harvard University (U.S.A) and McGill University (Montreal, Canada).