Anthrax — Kenya
Vaccination of southern white rhinos at Lake Nakuru National Park has started following an anthrax outbreak that has killed 10 buffaloes.
The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) yesterday [7 Apr 2019] confirmed that the dead buffaloes tested positive for anthrax. Four more buffalo carcasses were found after the dead 10.
Susan Koech, the Principal Secretary for wildlife, said the 4 carcasses were found by KWS patrolling teams, although it has not been confirmed that they died of