Daily Archives: June 4, 2019

Cameroon Villagers Flee Lion Attacks Amid Human-Wildlife Conflict

Villagers in southern Cameroon are relocating following a series of lion attacks on their livestock. Cameroon authorities and wildlife conservationists are warning about the growing threat to endangered animals from human-wildlife conflict.

Forty-five-year-old rancher Ali …

Libyan Coast Guard Intercepts Some 100 Europe-Bound Migrants

Libya’s coast guard says it has intercepted a boat carrying nearly 100 Europe-bound migrants, including women and children, off the country’s Mediterranean coast.

Spokesman Ayoub Gassim said Tuesday that the rubber vessel had 92 African …

Cameroon’s Palm Tree Worms: Forest Food to Plated Delicacy

Cameroon’s forest tribes have long depended on insects to supplement their diets. The palm weevil grub, a fat worm found in palm trees, is such a popular source of protein that it has squirmed out …

Sudan’s Ruling Military Leaders Call for Elections Within 9 Months

Sudan’s ruling military council says it is canceling its previous agreement with civilian protesters following Monday’s attack by security forces on a protest site in Khartoum that left at least 35 people dead.

General Abdel …