The current outbreak of bird flu has continued to spread in Nigeria. The fight against avian influenza in Nigeria has now become more complicated over the issue of biosecurity, compensation, vaccines and insurance as the disease continues to spread to more than 22 states.
Daily Trust gathered from the ministry’s records that the disease has spread to 86 local governments in 28 states.
Records showed that last week, the total number of reported outbreaks had reached 391, with 388,046 deaths.
Data also revealed that 1,843,485 birds were depopulated as part of the federal government measures to check its spread.