HPAI Reported in Nigerian Live Poultry Market

17 September 2015, at 12:00am

NIGERIA - A new outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) has been reported in the Utako, Municipal Area Council, Federal Capital Territory.

Of the 800 broilers susceptible in the live market, 400 cases were reported.

The birds were sourced from one of the infected states (Kano) and some were sold to the public.