PRO/AH/EDR> Avian influenza (05): Senegal (TH) poultry, HPAI H5N1, 1st rep, OIE

Avian Influenza H5N1 — Senegal
Information received on 7 Jan 2021 from Dr. Mbargou Lo, Director of Veterinary Services, Directorate of Veterinary Services, Ministry of Livestock and Animal Productions, Dakar, Senegal
Report type: Immediate notification
Date of start of the event: 23 Dec 2020
Date of confirmation of the event: 30 Dec 2020
Report date: 6 Jan 2021
Date submitted to OIE: 7 Jan 2021
Reason for notification: 1st occurrence of a listed disease in the country
Causal agent: Highly pathogenic avian