African swine fever,
Information received on 24/01/2020 from Dr Obadiah Nyaga Njagi, Director of Veterinary Services, Directorate of Veterinary Services, State Department of Livestock, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries, NAIROBI, Kenya
Report type Follow-up report No. 4 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 23/08/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 30/09/2019
Report date 24/01/2020
Date submitted to OIE 24/01/2020
Date event resolved 15/01/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 20/04/2017
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (02/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (15/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 2 (24/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (11/12/2019)
Follow-up report No. 4 (24/01/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Introduction of new live animals
  • Illegal movement of animals
  • Swill feeding
  • Fomites (humans, vehicles, feed, etc.)
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Quarantine
  • Disinfection
  • Slaughter
  • Ante and post-mortem inspections
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.