Bangladesh discovered two outbreaks of the highly contagious H5N1 bird flu virus in poultry last week, according to reports from the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) and a senior Bangladeshi health ministry official on Monday. 254 more words
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Since January 02, signs of bird flu were detected in Uganda where fishermen reported “mass death of wild birds” on the shores of Lake Victoria, near Entebbe, which lies near the capital Kampala. 251 more words
Thousands of birds have died in the latest outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza to hit Cote D’Ivoire.
The outbreak, in Abidjan region, killed over 44,000 12-week-old pullets and 36-week-old layers. 43 more words
Togolese authorities have slaughtered 11,500 chickens in response to an outbreak of H5N1 bird flu at two farms in the capital Lome and the town of Adetikope. 76 more words
Ten new outbreaks of H5N1 strain highly pathogenic avian influenza have been found in Cote D’Ivoire.
The outbreaks were found in markets, farms and backyard premises in Abidjan, Bouake and Agnebilekrou. 59 more words
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