‘Government has not informed PAN of bird flu outbreaks’
The Poultry Association of Nigeria (PAN) has said it is not officially informed that there is an outbreak of bird flu in any part of the country.President of the association, Mr Ibrahim Mam....
Bird flu hits Plateau, kills 3,900 birds
An outbreak of Bird flu also known as Avian Influenza has hit Plateau, killing at least 3,900 birds.
Reps seek N1.8b compensation for poultry farmers over bird flu
The House of Representatives has ordered investigation into the non-payment of N1.8billion to poultry farmers over loss from bird flu. This followed a motion under matters of urgent national importance by Abdulrazak Namdas (Adamawa-APC).
Ogun state records outbreak of bird flu
Ogun State has recorded an outbreak of Avian Influenza, also known as bird flu, at a breeder poultry farm in Orile-Ilugun in Odeda Council.According to the Commissioner for Agriculture, Mrs. Adepeju Adebajo,....
Bird flu outbreak: University of Pretoria weighs in
University of Pretoria researchers are working with the poultry industry and the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) to contain the current bird flu outbreak in South Africa.
FG to pay Kano poultry farmers N438m compensation
The Federal Ministry of Finance will soon commence the payment of N438 million compensation to poultry farmers who lost their birds to avian flu influenza in Kano.
Bird flu: Kaduna government sensitises poultry farmers
The Kaduna State Government says it has started a massive sensitisation campaign in about 400 poultry farms to curtail the spread of Avian Influenza, or Bird Flu, in the state.
Government alerts on outbreak of bird flu in seven states, FCT
The Federal Government yesterday alerted the public on the outbreak of Avian Influenza or bird flu in the federal capital territory (FCT) and seven states of the country.