Côte d’Ivoire's cotton industry is regaining momentum after being nearly decimated by a decade of political chaos and conflict, and farmers in the cotton-growing northern regions are hopeful of returning to economic stability.
• SA farming skills are sought-after
Researchers have called for a captive breeding programme for the lions of Ethiopia, which are genetically unique. Marked by their distinctive dark mane, they are prized by hunters and their numbers are dropping.
• Six decades to survey East Africa’s flora