Uganda intensifies fight against locusts

Over 2,000 army and civilian personnel are combing up bushes in the northeastern part of the country to hunt down […]

Kenya to recruit state-trained youth to fight desert locusts

Kenya will recruit trainees from the National Youth Service (NYS), country’s premier vocational training institute, to boost the fight against […]

UN chief calls for intensified efforts to deal with locust outbreak

The United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Saturday called for intensified international efforts to deal with a locust outbreak […]

South Sudan joins hands with FAO to boost fishery sector

JUBA, ┬áSouth Sudan and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) on Friday launched a five-year project […]

UN concerned about desert locust outbreak in Horn of Africa

The United Nations is concerned about the current desert locust outbreak in the Horn of Africa, Stephane Dujarric, spokesman for […]

State to spend Sh300 million to fight desert locusts

Government and development partners will spend over Sh300 million to support activities outlined to fight the spreading desert locusts that […]