21st October 2020
Mother-of-ten Marima Wadisha screamed, threw rocks and in her desperation even fired bullets at the locusts that descended on her sorghum fields in northeast Ethiopia.
But the insect swarms were so relentless that her entire crop - her family’s only source of income - was destroyed.
“They never left for a week. We are left with an empty harvest, we tie our waist and cry day and night. How c...