Daily Archives: January 21, 2020

New Swarms of Locusts Threaten Crops, Food Security in Ethiopia

A new round of locust swarms has hit Ethiopia and is again threatening crops and food security, say agricultural officials.Dereje Hirpha, the Oromia region’s head of locust control, tells VOA’s Horn of Africa Service that the new generation of locusts …

New Swarms of Locusts Threaten Crops, Food Security in Ethiopia

A new round of locust swarms has hit Ethiopia and is again threatening crops and food security, say agricultural officials.Dereje Hirpha, the Oromia region’s head of locust control, tells VOA’s Horn of Africa Service that the new generation of locusts …

Burkina Faso to ‘Lightly’ Arm Citizens After Terrorists Kill 36

Burkina Faso’s Parliament voted Tuesday to provide local volunteers with “light weapons” after a terrorist attack on two villages left 32 civilians dead.No one has claimed responsibility for Monday’s attack that the government blames on a “terrorist gr…

Burkina Faso to ‘Lightly’ Arm Citizens After Terrorists Kill 36

Burkina Faso’s Parliament voted Tuesday to provide local volunteers with “light weapons” after a terrorist attack on two villages left 32 civilians dead.No one has claimed responsibility for Monday’s attack that the government blames on a “terrorist gr…