Epidemiologist warns of Continued Cattle Deaths

The national office of epidemiologist has warned that unless urgent action is taken around Euthini Extension planning area in Mzimba north, farmers will continue losing their cattle to east coast fever and other infections.

A report compiled by National epidemiologist Dr Gladson Kamwendo seen by Zodiak recommends an increase in allocation of assistant veterinary officers and animal health surveillance officers to the area as well as immediate vaccination of livestock at risk of diseases.

The report comes fast on the heels of mass cattle deaths in Mzimba North from July last year to date.

Read 277 times

Last modified on Monday, 23/03/2020

Login to post comments

NEWS IN BRIEF

Bullets Legend Phiri Dies

Former Nyasa Big Bullets striker John Phiri has died.
Read more...

Mother Demands Re-arrest of Suspected Daughter Defiler

A mother in Phalombe is demanding the re-arrest and expedited…
Read more...

Blood Sucking Rumours, Economic & Political Frustrations-Expert Views

Mental Health Expert, Dr. Chiwoza Bandawe has attributed the rise…

Min. of Health Issues Guidelines on Business Conduct-COVID19

In an effort to ensure as many people understand how…
Read more...
Go to top
JSN Time 2 is designed by JoomlaShine.com | powered by JSN Sun Framework