Bird Flu

No bird flu cases have been recorded for 5 years: Heath Ministry

Mon, 13 Feb 2023 - 10:42 GMT

The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned of a possible outbreak of bird flu (avian influenza A (H5N1) viruses) among humans after it transferred from birds to mammals.

Memory of the day: Hong Kong begins the killing of 1.25 million chickens to stop the spread of bird flu in 1997

Wed, 29 Dec 2021 - 10:49 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on December 29.

Gov. denies spread of bird flu, epidemic diseases

Fri, 27 Dec 2019 - 06:20 GMT

“The health situation in the North Sinai is completely safe; no cases of infection or death due to epidemic diseases have been detected” the government stated.

Egypt slaughters 17.5K poultry after bird flu outbreak reported

Sun, 31 Dec 2017 - 09:51 GMT

Veterinary Medicines exterminates poultry farm in the Dakahlia Governorate after poultry bird flu outbreak was reported, Head of Veterinary Medicine Directorate said.

Veterinary Services continues state of emergency to face Bird Flu

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 - 04:16 GMT

The state of emergency in Egyptian governorates is still underway to face bird flu.

South Africa bans sale of live hens to contain bird flu

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 - 09:50 GMT

South Africa has banned the sale of live hens throughout the country in a bid to control an outbreak of highly contagious H5N8 bird flu

First death from bird flu reported in Fayoum: Health Ministry

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 - 03:08 GMT

A 48-year-old man has died of bird flu, the Health Ministry said in a statement released Saturday, marking the country’s first bird flu related death this year.