Bulgaria’s food safety agency reported an outbreak of the virulent bird flu virus H5 on a duck farm in the village of Lisets.
Vietnam's central Nghe An province has become the latest locality in the country hit by African swine fever (ASF), local media reported on Thursday, March 14.
The country has now reported 102 cases of Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) since the first of the year, of which 57 are linked to the outbreak in Wadi ad-Dawasir, most of which are linked to healthcare exposure, with some related to contact with camels.
Since the beginning of the year, 12 people have died from dengue fever at the Mario Catarino Rivas Hospital. Forty-six percent of patients with severe dengue treated at this hospital this year were between five and 14 years old.
A deadly form of plague has broken out on Uganda's border with Democratic Republic of Congo and several people are thought to have died of the disease, the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday, March 11.
Since August 2018, Madagascar health officials have reported 105 human plague cases. Ninety-one cases were identified as bubonic plague, while 14 were pneumonic plague.
The Bulgarian Food Safety Agency (BFSA) said it registered two new cases of African swine fever in wild boars, in State Hunting Unit Karakuz,
Quang Ninh and Ninh Binh in Vietnam's northern region have become the latest two Vietnamese localities infected by African swine fever.
officials said out of the 5,000 cattle tested for the foot and mouth disease, 284 tested positive.
The death toll from the Lassa fever outbreak in Nigeria has increased to 93, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has disclosed. In the reporting week February 25 to March 3, 39 new confirmed cases were reported from six states with eight new deaths: in Edo 5, Ondo 2 and Kogi 1.