Table 2 : Diseases of livestock, Traditional and English
names in Gboko, Konshisha and Katsina Ala LGA
areas of Benue State.


Traditional(Tiv dialet)
name of diseases
English name
of  diseases

(a) Goat

Anule PPR
Lagh Mange
Anyigol Helminthosis
Paregh Lousiness
Kpesekombo Mastitis

(b) Poultry

Amua ND
Hough CRD
Azough Fowl pox
Nyiawambe Coccidiosis
Anyigol Helminthosis

(c) Pig

Anule ASF
Lagh Mange
Paregh Lousiness
Anyigol Helminthosis

(d) Cattle

-- FMD
Hough CBPP
Anyigol Helminthosis
Lagh Mange
Kpesekombo Mastitis

Wachida et al.Epidemiology Reports  2017 5:1DOI : 10.7243/2054-9911-5-1