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Southern Nigeria Affected by Further Bird Flu Outbreak

30 November 2015

NIGERIA - There has been another outbreak of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza in Nigeria.

The outbreak occurred in Ojo, Lagos area. Over one hundred 19-week-old pullets were killed by the disease, and a further 1860 were destroyed to prevent the outbreak spreading.

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