Foot and mouth disease,
Information received on 13/08/2020 from Dr Américo Da Conceicao, National Director, Veterinary Services, Ministry of Agriculture, Maputo, Mozambique
Report type Follow-up report No. 4 (Final report)
Date of start of the event 23/11/2017
Date of confirmation of the event 23/11/2017
Report date 13/08/2020
Date submitted to OIE 13/08/2020
Date event resolved 13/08/2020
Reason for notification First occurrence of a listed disease
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Foot and mouth disease virus
Serotype Not typed
Nature of diagnosis Suspicion, Clinical
This event pertains to a defined zone within the country
Related reports Immediate notification (13/12/2017)
Follow-up report No. 1 (11/07/2018)
Follow-up report No. 2 (01/06/2019)
Follow-up report No. 3 (14/08/2019)
Follow-up report No. 4 (13/08/2020)
Outbreaks There are no new outbreaks in this report
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
  • Unknown or inconclusive
  • Illegal movement of animals
  • Contact with infected animal(s) at grazing/watering
  • Fomites (humans, vehicles, feed, etc.)
Epidemiological comments Since the last report in May 2019 in the village of Mufa-kakonde, no clinical case reported.
Control measures
Measures applied
  • Movement control inside the country
  • Vaccination in response to the outbreak (s)
    Administrative division Species Total Vaccinated Details
    Tete Cattle 77780 Trivalent FMD vaccine SAT 1, 2 and 3
  • Surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone
  • Surveillance within containment and/or protection zone
  • Quarantine
  • No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
  • No other measures
Future Reporting
The event is resolved. No more reports will be submitted.