Tag: Bird Flu

We lost over N500 Million to bird flu – Kano farmers

The Poultry Farmers’ Association of Nigeria, Kano branch has disclosed that it members has lost over 500 million to the recent outbreak of bird flu in the state. The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC), on Tuesday reported that Kano, Plateau, Bauchi, Gombe, Nasarawa, Kaduna and the Niger States have[Read More…]

Health Workers Consider Control Plan As Bird Flu Outbreak Hits 18 States

By Chris Nomjov The outbreak of Avian Influenza, better known as Bird Flu has been recorded in 18 states of the Federation; according to the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr Akinwumi Adesina. The minister disclosed this yesterday, while speaking at a two-day refresher training course organised for federal[Read More…]

While Politicians Campaign, Flu Hits Seven Nigerian States,140,000 Birds Exposed

While Nigerians are on and about in campaigning ahead of the general elections, there’s been outbreak of bird flu in seven states in the country. The affected states are Rivers, Delta, Edo, Plateau, Ogun, Lagos and Kano, according to the Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dr Akinwunmi Adesina, during a[Read More…]