Africa

Chicken scent offers hope in malaria battle

Chicken scent offers hope in malaria battle

ADDIS ABABA (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian scientists have discovered mosquitoes are repulsed by the smell of chicken, raising hopes for the development of a novel way to prevent a...

Tanzania seized US$2m worth of ivory in June

Tanzania seized US$2m worth of ivory in June

DAR ES SALAAM (Tanzania) — Tanzanian police said on Tuesday (July 12) it had seized elephant ivory worth more than US$2 million (S$2.7 million) and arrested nine suspected...