Lagos begins decontamination of bird markets – P.M. News

The Lagos State Government has commenced the decontamination exercise of 35 major bird markets in the state to prevent Avian Influenza and other poultry diseases.

Ms Abisola Olusanya, the commissioner for agriculture in Lagos, disclosed this on Thursday.

Speaking on the exercise, she noted that the decontamination is, among other things, to serve as a proactive and preventive measure against the outbreak of avian influenza and other bird-borne diseases.

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