It's the beginning of the planting season in Kenya, but the delayed rains have brought a small amount of optimism in the fight against the locusts, though farmers still worry about their crops.
Climate change effect: Hundreds of millions of bugs invade African farmlands threatening region with devastating hunger
A single swarm can contain up to 150 million locusts per square kilometre of farmland, an area the size of almost 250 football fields, regional authorities say.
At least 21 people died when Islamist al-Shabab militants stormed a luxury hotel compound in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi, on January 15. On Wednesday, Kenyan forced ended their 20-hour operation that rescued hundreds of people and left all five assailants dead.
Inspirational Indian captain Sunil Chhetri scored a brace to put himself on par with Lionel Messi and lead the home side to Intercontinental Cup title triumph with a 2-0 win over Kenya in the summit clash.
In Pictures: Here are the incidents which led to Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga's 'swearing in'
Kenya's opposition leader Raila Odinga, sworn in as 'the people's president' in a mock ceremony which came after months of political uncertainty.