We will con­trol foot and mouth dis­ease: PS

Daily Nation (Kenya) - - COUNTY - — Philip Bwayo

The govern­ment has put in place mea­sures to con­tain an out­break of foot and mouth dis­ease in the North Rift, Live­stock PS An­drew Tuimur has said. “We are work­ing with county gov­ern­ments to en­sure an­i­mals are vac­ci­nated against the dis­ease,” he said in Kapsa­bet yes­ter­day. The PS said the mea­sures will also re­vi­talise the coun­try’s per­for­mance in the East African Com­mu­nity. “The govern­ment is com­mit­ted to en­sur­ing that we are com­pet­i­tive in the global mar­ket by com­ply­ing with rec­om­mended health stan­dards,” he said.

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