East African food harvest under threat from the worst locust swarms in decades

Desert locusts recorded from 1 January to 31 March

Swarms

Bands

Adult

Hopper

Yemen

Sudan

Ethiopia

Somalia

Addis Ababa

Ethiopia has not seen an outbreak this bad for 25 years

Kenya is experiencing its worst infestation for 70 years

Nairobi

Kenya

Desert locusts recorded from 1 January to 31 March

Swarms

Bands

Adult

Hopper

Yemen

Sudan

Ethiopia

Somalia

Addis Ababa

South

Sudan

Ethiopia has not seen an outbreak this bad for 25 years

Kenya is experiencing its worst infestation for 70 years

Nairobi

Kenya