Highly pathogenic avian influenza,
Nigeria
Information received on 07/07/2015 from Dr Abdulganiyu Abubakar, Chief Veterinary Officer, Federal Department of Veterinary Services, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Abuja, Nigeria
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 8
Date of start of the event 02/01/2015
Date of confirmation of the event 08/01/2015
Report date 07/07/2015
Date submitted to OIE 07/07/2015
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 27/07/2008
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N1
Nature of diagnosis Suspicion, Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (09/01/2015)
Follow-up report No. 1 (16/01/2015)
Follow-up report No. 2 (23/01/2015)
Follow-up report No. 3 (02/02/2015)
Follow-up report No. 4 (19/02/2015)
Follow-up report No. 5 (02/03/2015)
Follow-up report No. 6 (13/05/2015)
Follow-up report No. 7 (22/06/2015)
Follow-up report No. 8 (07/07/2015)
Follow-up report No. 9 (04/08/2015)
Follow-up report No. 10 (26/08/2015)
Follow-up report No. 11 (14/09/2015)
Follow-up report No. 12 (19/09/2015)
Follow-up report No. 13 (08/10/2015)
Follow-up report No. 14 (16/11/2015)
Follow-up report No. 15 (15/12/2015)
Follow-up report No. 16 (04/01/2016)
Follow-up report No. 17 (11/01/2016)
Follow-up report No. 18 (13/01/2016)
Follow-up report No. 19 (19/01/2016)
Follow-up report No. 20 (21/01/2016)
Follow-up report No. 21 (25/01/2016)
Follow-up report No. 22 (26/01/2016)
Follow-up report No. 23 (02/02/2016)
Follow-up report No. 24 (04/02/2016)
Follow-up report No. 25 (08/02/2016)
Follow-up report No. 26 (09/02/2016)
Follow-up report No. 27 (11/02/2016)
Follow-up report No. 28 (15/02/2016)
Follow-up report No. 29 (17/02/2016)
Follow-up report No. 30 (22/02/2016)
Follow-up report No. 31 (29/02/2016)
Follow-up report No. 32 (04/03/2016)
Follow-up report No. 33 (07/03/2016)
Follow-up report No. 34 (08/03/2016)
Follow-up report No. 35 (14/03/2016)
Follow-up report No. 36 (20/03/2016)
Follow-up report No. 37 (29/03/2016)
Follow-up report No. 38 (03/04/2016)
Follow-up report No. 39 (06/06/2016)
Follow-up report No. 40 (09/06/2016)
Follow-up report No. 41 (27/09/2016)
Follow-up report No. 42 (09/11/2016)
Follow-up report No. 43 (28/11/2016)
Follow-up report No. 44 (06/02/2017)
Follow-up report No. 45 (13/02/2017)
Follow-up report No. 46 (21/02/2017)
Follow-up report No. 47 (03/03/2017)
Follow-up report No. 48 (13/03/2017)
Follow-up report No. 49 (20/03/2017)
Follow-up report No. 50 (29/03/2017)
Follow-up report No. 51 (04/04/2017)
Follow-up report No. 52 (10/04/2017)
Follow-up report No. 53 (24/04/2017)
Follow-up report No. 54 (08/05/2017)
Follow-up report No. 55 (02/06/2017)
Follow-up report No. 56 (15/06/2017)
Follow-up report No. 57 (28/06/2017)
Follow-up report No. 58 (18/07/2017)
Follow-up report No. 59 (02/08/2017)
Follow-up report No. 60 (07/09/2017)
Follow-up report No. 61 (19/09/2017)
Follow-up report No. 62 (03/10/2017)
Follow-up report No. 63 (30/10/2017)
Follow-up report No. 64 (13/11/2017)
Follow-up report No. 65 (27/11/2017)
Follow-up report No. 66 (09/01/2018)
Follow-up report No. 67 (02/02/2018)
Follow-up report No. 68 (17/04/2018)
Follow-up report No. 69 (15/05/2018)
Follow-up report No. 70 (21/05/2018)
Follow-up report No. 71 (05/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 72 (04/09/2018)
Follow-up report No. 73 (03/10/2018)
Follow-up report No. 74 (15/01/2019)
Follow-up report No. 75 (27/02/2019)
Follow-up report No. 76 (15/04/2019)
Follow-up report No. 77 (10/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 78 (25/07/2019)
Follow-up report No. 79 (28/08/2019)
New outbreaks (46)
Outbreak 1 Rantya, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 13/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (16/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 3028 72 72 2956 0
Affected population 42 weeks old layers
Outbreak 2 Rantya, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 14/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (17/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 139 8 8 131 0
Affected population 42 weeks old layers
Outbreak 3 Gamajigo, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 14/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (17/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1789 6 6 1782 0
Affected population 72 weeks old layers
Outbreak 4 Rantya, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 14/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (16/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 780 32 32 748 0
Affected population 23 weeks old layers
Outbreak 5 Federal Low cost, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 15/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (17/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1408 24 24 1384 0
Affected population 52 weeks old layers
Outbreak 6 Gamajigo, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 15/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (18/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 4200 2498 2498 1702 0
Affected population 29 weeks old layers
Outbreak 7 Rantya, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 15/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (17/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 993 21 21 972 0
Affected population 23 weeks old layers
Outbreak 8 Bukuru, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 15/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (17/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 800 15 15 785 0
Affected population Layers of unknown age
Outbreak 9 Gamajigo, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 15/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (17/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1340 83 83 1257 0
Affected population 28 weeks old layers
Outbreak 10 NMDC Qtrs Zaria rd, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 16/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (18/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 340 7 7 333 0
Affected population 37 weeks old layers
Outbreak 11 Old Lamingo rd, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 16/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (18/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 15734 165 165 15569 0
Affected population Pullets, layers of 15 and 48 weeks old respectively.
Outbreak 12 Gamajigo, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 16/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (18/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 7322 108 108 7214 0
Affected population 26 weeks old layers
Outbreak 13 Gamajigo, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 16/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (18/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1330 47 47 1283 0
Affected population 20 weeks old layers
Outbreak 14 Gamajigo, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 18/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (20/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1031 81 81 210 0
Affected population Layers, broilers and cockerels aged 72, 12 and 14 weeks respectively.
Outbreak 15 Gamajigo, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 19/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (23/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 350 7 7 343 0
Affected population 48 weeks old layers
Outbreak 16 Federal Low cost, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 19/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (22/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 15876 71 71 15805 0
Affected population Layers of two different age groups (34 and 48 weeks old)
Outbreak 17 Rantya, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 19/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (22/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 2287 18 18 0 0
Affected population 40 weeks old layers
Outbreak 18 Rantya, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 19/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (22/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 2287 18 18 0 0
Affected population 40 weeks old layers
Outbreak 19 Rantya, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 20/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (23/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 8586 31 31 8555 0
Affected population 38 weeks old layers
Outbreak 20 Fed Low cost, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 20/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (23/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 8995 138 138 8857 0
Affected population Layers of two different age groups (24 and 60 weeks old)
Outbreak 21 Rantya, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 21/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (23/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 5777 91 91 5686 0
Affected population Layers of 25 and 38 weeks old
Outbreak 22 Fed Low cost, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 21/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (23/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 3600 28 28 3572 0
Affected population Layers and one week old broilers
Outbreak 23 Gamajigo, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 23/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (25/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 810 44 44 766 0
Affected population 40 weeks old layers
Outbreak 24 Kabong, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 23/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (24/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 250 80 80 0 0
Affected population 31 weeks old layers
Outbreak 25 Kangang, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 23/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (25/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1490 32 32 1458 0
Affected population 40 weeks old layers
Outbreak 26 Laranto, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 23/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (25/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 4570 38 38 4532 0
Affected population 36 weeks old layers
Outbreak 27 Army Eng. Zaria rd, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 23/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (25/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 700 25 25 25 0
Affected population 35 weeks old layers
Outbreak 28 Naraguta, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 24/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (26/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1870 22 22 1848 0
Affected population 40 weeks old layers
Outbreak 29 Rikkos, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 25/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (26/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1300 240 240 0 0
Affected population 21 weeks old layers
Outbreak 30 NMDC Qtrs Zaria rd, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 25/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (28/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 530 19 19 511 0
Affected population 56 weeks old layers
Outbreak 31 Fed. Low cost, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 26/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (29/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 5965 35 35 5930 0
Affected population 32 weeks old layers
Outbreak 32 Fed. Low cost, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 27/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (30/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 2160 26 26 2134 0
Affected population 72 and 10 weeks old layers and pullets respectively
Outbreak 33 Fed. Low cost, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 27/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (30/03/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 2160 26 26 2134 0
Affected population 72 and 10 weeks old layers and pullets respectively
Outbreak 34 Rantya, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 29/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (01/04/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 2740 72 72 2668 0
Affected population 34 week old layers
Outbreak 35 NEPA Mile 7, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 30/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (03/04/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1060 64 64 966 0
Affected population 72 and 33 weeks old layers
Outbreak 36 Fed. Low cost, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 31/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (03/04/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1940 25 25 1915 0
Affected population 76 weeks old layers
Outbreak 37 Rantya, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 31/03/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (03/04/2015)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 269 17 17 252 0
Affected population 19 weeks old layers
Outbreak 38 Rukuba rd, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 02/04/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (04/04/2015)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 416 21 21 395 0
Affected population 38 weeks old layers
Outbreak 39 Fed. Low cost, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 02/04/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (04/04/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 832 29 29 801 0
Affected population Layers and turkeys
Outbreak 40 Gamajigo, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 04/04/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (06/04/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1540 89 89 1451 0
Affected population 52 weeks old layers
Outbreak 41 Fed. Low cost, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 06/04/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (08/04/2015)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 340 19 19 321 0
Affected population 44 weeks old
Outbreak 42 Katanga, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 07/04/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (10/04/2015)
Epidemiological unit Backyard
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 682 23 23 659 0
Affected population 12 and 48 weeks old pullets and layers respectively
Outbreak 43 Zarmagandan, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 07/04/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (13/04/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1100 23 23 1017 0
Affected population 24 weeks old layers
Outbreak 44 Bauchi Ring rd, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 07/04/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (12/04/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 1307 19 19 1288 0
Affected population Chickens and turkeys aged 33 and 20 weeks old.
Outbreak 45 Fed. Low cost, Jos South, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 07/04/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (09/04/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 980 31 31 949 0
Affected population 31 weeks old layers
Outbreak 46 NEPA Mile 7, Jos North, Plateau
Date of start of the outbreak 08/04/2015
Outbreak status Resolved (10/04/2015)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 19379 9700 9700 9679 0
Affected population 12 weeks old layers
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 46
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Killed and disposed of Slaughtered
Birds 142382 14288 14288 120843 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Birds 10.03% 10.03% 100.00% 94.91%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments Poor biosecurity measures
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Quarantine
  • Vaccination prohibited
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.
Map of outbreak locations