African swine fever,
Cote D'Ivoire
Information received on 18/06/2020 from Dr Adaman Kouadio, Directeur, Direction des Services Vétérinaires, Ministère des Ressources Animales et Halieutiques, Abidjan, Cote D'Ivoire
Report type Follow-up report No. 1 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 13/07/2019
Date of confirmation of the event 19/07/2019
Report date 18/06/2020
Date submitted to OIE 18/06/2020
Date event resolved 14/06/2020
Reason for notification Recurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 08/08/2018
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent African swine fever virus
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (01/10/2019)
Follow-up report No. 1 (18/06/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Introduction of new live animals
Epidemiological comments Human factors such as free-range rearing, selling and consumption of carcasses, swill feeding of pigs, slaughtering of pigs on farms and informal trading systems make a significant contribution to maintaining and spreading the African swine fever virus.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Screening
  • Quarantine
  • Disinfection
  • Vaccination permitted (if a vaccine exists)
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Central Veterinary Laboratory, Bingerville (National laboratory) Swine real-time reverse transcriptase/polymerase chain reaction (RRT-PCR) 19/07/2019 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.