Outbreak response teams have been mobilised by the City of Johannesburg to educate residents on how to prevent the spread of the food borne illness listeriosis. SA is experiencing a spike in cases of the illness' with reported since January . At least people haved this year' according to the .SA, and particularly Gauteng, are experienced a spike in cases of the illness with reported since January , with at least dying..Listeriosis is a food borne illness associated with food contaminated with listeria monocytogenes' including dairy products' fresh fruit and vegetables' as well as ready to eat products. After infection' the incubation period is between three and days. Symptoms include fever' muscle pain' restlessness and .Agri SA Highly Concerned about Outbreak of Listeriosis across South Africa. On , Health Minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi announced that more than peopled following the recent outbreak of the food borne dis. MENAFN Dec . Response teams mobilised and guidelines issued to tackle .