Mauritius, South Africa, Ghana, Namibia and Senegal are among the top 10 most food-secure countries on the continent.
There is donor fatigue regarding droughts in East Africa, and Addis Ababa has faced accusations it played down the severity of the crisis to keep the country from looking bad internationally.
Bidi Bidi in Uganda is one of the largest refugee settlements in the world. In June the country and UN appealed for $2 billion to support 1.3 million refugees. Just $350 million has been raised.
“Guebuza took the money. I hate him,” says Antonio Simba, a taxi driver by day and diploma accountant student by night.
The jihadists once controlled most of northeastern Borno and some neighbouring states, were about 15,000 strong, and even imposed a tax “for breathing”.