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More Bird Flu Found in Nigeria's Rivers Area

24 November 2015

NIGERIA - Another outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza has been reported in the Rivers area of southern Nigeria.

There were 310 deaths on a farm of 2100 birds. The remaining birds were destroyed to prevent the disease spreading.

The disease was of the H5N1 serotype and affected 28-week-old layers.

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