During previous outbreaks due to other coronavirus (Middle-East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), human-to-human transmission occurred through droplets, contact and fomites, suggesting that the transmission mode of the 2019-nCoV can be similar.
Foot and Mouth disease (FMD) is a controlled animal disease in terms of the Animal Diseases Act, 1984 (Act No. 35 of 1984).
Here are some questions that people are asking. We have created a FAQ group with DAFF (thanks to Dr. Marietta Bronkhorst for her help):Is there a movement ban on animals?There is no ban on the movement of animals in general, although it is advisable that movements should be restricted and discouraged as far as possible. […]