Bird flu in Ghana: Over 10,000 poultry birds die as govment place ban on imports

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Chook Flu outbreak kill over 10,000 poultry birds for Ghana after authorities detect say de instances dey come from neighboring nations.

Director of Veterinary Companies, Dr Patrick Abakah say, dem impose “complete ban on importation of Poultry den Poultry merchandise from neighboring nations the place de illness dey.”

“Dem additionally place ban on motion of Poultry den Poultry merchandise inside and from de affected areas den districts” he add.

De H5N1 influenza kill some 5,811 birds naturally wey Veterinary Service additionally destroy some 4,500 birds.

Poultry farmers dey hope say officers go management dis quick so say dem no go lose dema birds.

Poultry farmer, Solomon Tei speak say “proper now de feeding birds alone be very costly wey we spend rather a lot, so if dem no management de unfold quick dis go go create main disaster give me.”

Well being Officers say de H5N1 avian flu have an effect on seven farms inside Accra, Central den Volta Area.

Meals and Medicine Authority speak Ghanaians say make dem no panic sake of dem dey management de state of affairs.

Dem nonetheless warning de normal public say dem for report any case of home chook uncommon deaths to well being officers.

Dis go be de fourth time Ghana document outbreak of Chook Flu since de first case on 2015.

In accordance with Ministry of Well being, de virus dey unfold from neighbouring nations Togo, Nigeria, Niger, Burkina Faso, Mauritania den Senegal.

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