Kano Kills 9,000 Birds over Bird Flu


Ibrahim Shuaibu in Kano

About 9,000 birds have so far been killed in Kano since the bird flu resurfaced in the state two weeks.

The Director of State, Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Dr. Shehu Bawa, told reporters in Kano on Thursday that the birds were killed in two poultry farms that had been infected with the disease in the state.

Details later…