Foot and Mouth Disease: Molemole Outbreak Follow-up Report – 25 Nov 2020

Press Release 20 November 2020 Foot and Mouth Disease: Molemole Outbreak Follow up Report 1. Introduction and summary An outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) in the suspended FMD free zone was detected on 1 November 2019. In total, nineteen positive locations were identified, mainly through trace-back and trace-forward exercises. The last positive location […]

ANTRHAX OUTBREAKS IN LESOTHO

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Media statement             30 May 2019   ANTHRAX OUTBREAKS IN LESOTHO                          The Veterinary Authority of Lesotho has reported three anthrax outbreaks to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE).  The first outbreak started on 12 May 2019 and a total of […]

FMD Disease: Vhembe District End of Outbreak

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21 May 2019 Final Report 1.      Introduction and summary South Africa had an outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) and lost the OIE recognised FMD free zone without vaccination status on 7 January 2019.  The disease, in the free zone, was first noticed on 2 January 2019 and confirmed on 7 January 2019 by […]