From fighting locust invasion by eating them to armed Christians shooting back, here are 2019’s odd stories

Michael Eli Dokosi Dec 25, 2019 at 11:00am

December 25, 2019 at 11:00 am | 2019 in Review

Michael Eli Dokosi

Michael Eli Dokosi | Staff Writer

December 25, 2019 at 11:00 am | 2019 in Review

A farmer walks among a swarm of locusts on grazing land in Galmudug region, Somalia via Reuters

When a locust infestation consumed Somalia and Ethiopia destroying crops and threatening food security in the region, farmers and residents decided to come up with an ingenious solution. Residents in central Somalia resorted to frying locusts and serving them with rice with a verdict that they taste even better than fish.

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