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August 24, 2018

OIE-listed notifiable diseases of 2018

The Offices Internationales des Epizootes (OIE), (also known as World Animal Health Organization) has released a single list of animal diseases, infections and infestations that are […]
June 2, 2018

Nigeria importing fish amidst abundant ocean resources

Despite having a coastline of 853 km bordering the Atlantic Ocean, as well as fresh and mangrove swamps, creeks, coastal rivers, estuaries, bays, and near and […]
January 20, 2018

OIE updates to the new information portal – The WAHIS+ Project

The OIE is redesigning and upgrading WAHIS to a technologically advanced yet user-friendly form with many previously unavailable features. This new platform is called WAHIS+. The core […]
December 28, 2017

Unhealthy Abattoirs In Nigeria – Recommendations And Solutions

In our previous articles, we thoroughly discussed the dire issues of unhealthy abattoirs in Nigeria, using the Bodija Abattoir in Ibadan as a case study. Here, […]
October 6, 2017

Attention! Monkey Pox Virus – A new disease outbreak in Nigeria?

On Thursday, 5th October, 2017, the Nigerian Center for Disease Control (NCDC) released a press statement confirming an outbreak of a new contagious viral disease, Monkey […]
September 28, 2017

Today is World Rabies Day 2017! What do you know about Rabies?

By Niyi Atanda and Kikiope Oluwarore (DVM) Today September 28, 2017, is set aside to commemorate World Rabies Day! It is an opportunity for health professionals […]
August 27, 2017

For the love of Meat and ‘Inu Eran’; You must read this!

  Can you see this liver with worms?   And this liver infected with Tuberculosis? You might just be eating this as your meat and inu-eran!!! […]
July 22, 2017

MyAnimal,MyHealth Launches Project Abattoir in Nigeria

MyAnimal,MyHealth is pleased to announce the launch of Project Abattoir in Nigeria. The aim of this project is to engage the public on the challenging issues […]
February 15, 2017

Clinton Global Initiative University Program 2017

Deadline: March 17 Each year, CGI U hosts a meeting where students, university representatives, topic experts, and celebrities come together to discuss and develop innovative solutions […]
September 5, 2016

Unhealthy Abattoirs in Nigeria; A Case Study in Anambra State

A few weeks back on social media, massive public attention was drawn to certain appalling and highly unhealthy actions by butchers and meat-sellers at Kwata Abattoir […]
July 14, 2016

OUR ABATTOIRS NEED URGENT ATTENTION NOW!

OUR ABATTOIRS NEED URGENT ATTENTION NOW! Ever wondered where exactly our meat (beef, goat meat, pork etc.) comes from? Of course, that is easy to answer, […]
April 30, 2016

Global Health, Public Health, International Health… What about them?

A few weeks ago, we once discussed the concept of One Health which was referred to as an innovative approach to solving complex health challenges through […]
March 19, 2016

Biosecurity II; What do you do in case of a disease outbreak?

This is the second in our series of lessons in Biosecurity. As a reminder, Biosecurity is simply carrying out simple animal management activities on your farm […]