Nigeria: FAO seeks up to $70 million for desert locust control in West Africa

Countries: Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Chad, Gambia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal
Source: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Surveillance and control teams will be mobilized across the region with a focus on Burkina Faso, Chad, Mali, Mauritania, and the Niger, and extended to Senegal.