Press Release

13 August 2021

Update on the Outbreak of FMD in the FMD infected zone - Zambezi Region - Detection of a new FMD serotupe O

The Directors of Veterinary Services under the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform would like to update farmers and the General Public about the Food and Mouth Disease (FMD) outbreak that was detected on 27 May and confirmed by Central Veterinary Laboratory on 3rd June 2021 in the FMD infected zone at Kasenu village in Kabbe South Constituency of Zambezi region.