Pastoralism is a central part of many Africans' identity. But how and when did this way of life get started on the continent? Ancient DNA can reveal how herding populations spread.
Northern Nigeria's cattle rustling problem is aggravated by the regions ungoverned forests.
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There are many theories on how livestock made its way to South Africa. The answer is quite complex and not as simple as one would think.