East Africa's Battle Against Locusts Almost Won - UN Agency

The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation says Kenya is just three weeks away from eliminating the desert locust menace. Eight months after the locust invasion, FAO has said only Samburu and Turkana counties in Kenya are still battling the destructive swarms.


Desert Locusts are partially sedated, paralysed, gather around trees and will die within 48 hours after aerial spraying (file photo).

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