Cape Town - A devastating disease known as "the rinderpest of small livestock", with almost 100 percent mortality rates, has been steadily moving down Africa with unconfirmed reports that it has reached Angola. The local red meat industry is on ... IOL, 1 month ago
1 images for "rinderpest"
By Seriki Adinoyi The National University Commission (NUC) has approved the take-off of 10 new departments in the University of Jos, Plateau State. Announcing this in a press conference yesterday, the Vice Chancellor of the university, ...This Day Online, 6 days ago Nigeria: NUC Approves Take-Off of 10 New Departments in Unijos AllAfrica.com, 4 days ago
By VINCENT ACHUKA More by The numbered black circles moving steadily on the digital screen could be anything from elements of a video game to a screensaver. But their significance becomes apparent as Mr Abdullahi Ali points to the map that has ...Daily Nation, 6 days ago
The Lancet, one of the world's top medical journals, on Tuesday reported that malaria infected 60.7 million and killed more than 116,000 people in India in 2013. This is in stark contrast with India's official figure in 2013: 881,730 cases of ...Hindustan Times, 1 week ago
My good friend from Zambia once recounted to me a stormy encounter between President Sata and a dismissed senior Patriotic Front party official who proceeded to join the opposition Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) a short while later. The ...Bulawayo24 News, 1 week ago Tsvangirai: History and Homage to Bacchus Zimbabwe Herald, 2 weeks ago Tsvangirai - History and Homage to Bacchus [column] Individual.com, 1 week ago
It is generally believed that farmers who cultivate between 1-5 hectares of land form the bedrock of subsistence farming in the country. Therefore, in order to achieve increasedoutput in farming such farmers who are usually classified as ...Daily Trust Nigera, 2 weeks ago
30 June 2014 print 0 Life was so easy for our ancestors, with only the occasional Ice Age, sabre-toothed tiger or the Rinderpest to contend with. Modern mankind faces real survival challenges, like struggling to ...Popular Mechanics South Africa, 2 weeks ago Win 1 of 3 Huawei E5730 Mobile Wi-Fi and Power banks worth R1 000 each Popular Mechanics South Africa, 2 weeks ago
[NAIVASHA, KENYA] Scientists in South Africa are developing a combination vaccine with the potential to offer protection against five major livestock diseases . The first stage of the vaccine project was funded by the Canadian International Food ...SciDev.net, 3 weeks ago
The guinea worm is one seriously disturbing parasite. When someone ingests itslarvae by drinking unfiltered water, the worm reproduces and incubates for months in the person's abdomen, sometimes growing up to three feet long. Eventually it slithers ...Popular Science, 3 weeks ago
A man wearing a mask poses with camels at a camel market in the village of al-Thamama near Riyadh(Reuters) Somalia warned its economy would be damaged if Saudi Arabia barred its camels from entering the country. Facing a public health crisis ...International Business Times UK, 4 weeks ago Saudi camel ban would hurt economy, says Somalia Arabian Business, 4 weeks ago Somalia says any Saudi camel import ban would hurt economy Yahoo! Maktoob News, 4 weeks ago Any Saudi camel import ban would hurt Somalia Kuwait Times, 4 weeks ago
More from: , AlertNet...and 6 other sources
on your WebpageAdd Widget >Get your members hooked!