Thursday, November 15, 2018

IVORY COAST


50f, 100fr: This China-Cote d'Ivoire amity issue features symbols and fauna of both countries

Monday, October 8, 2018

MAYOTTE

76c: this 1999 issue shows local canoes or "pirogues" on the island's coast, critical for fishing and transport

Friday, October 5, 2018

SENEGAL

50fr, 250fr: this Airmail issue features two colorful savannah species: the Carmine Bee Eater and the Red Bishop.

Saturday, September 29, 2018

SEYCHELLES

R1.50 this millenium issue features the Fairy Tern over seas lit by a glowing sunset.

Friday, September 28, 2018

TOGO

650fr: this block of four features traditional wrestling, very popular across W. Africa

Sunday, September 2, 2018

NIGER

750fr: this WWF sheetlet from 2013 features the wild giraffes of Niger, a relict population that has become a celebrated natural wonder among locals

Saturday, August 25, 2018

SUDAN


50, 150: Two additional values in the 1989 Anniv. of Independence issue, featuring a map of Sudan.  Note: since this issue, the map has been altered with the separation of an independent South Sudan.

Sunday, August 12, 2018

Rep. of SOUTH AFRICA

Standard: This sheetlet was issued in 2009 and shows artwork displayed in South Africa's constitutional court.  The themes are varied and modern, also spectacularly colorful.

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

TUNISIA

500: this 2018 issue features Tunisia's participation in this year's World Cup

Saturday, June 16, 2018

MADAGASCAR

1500fr: this Scouting issue celebrates island biodiversity, and shows scouts studying some of the very colorful local species depicted in the margins, such as endemic Malagasy birds and butterflies.

Saturday, June 2, 2018

ERITREA

5c-Nf10: this recent cultural heritage set shows various ethnic groups in traditional dress

Saturday, May 26, 2018

LIBERIA

10c, 31c: this WWF set features the Pygmy Hippo, an endangered endemic species to W. African waterways and humid forests

Saturday, May 12, 2018

SIERRA LEONE

    L9800 se-tenant strip: WWF set of Greater Flamingos feeding, breeding and taking flight

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

SENEGAL

125fr: this 2007 national parks issue features an antelope in the central Niokolo-Koba reserve

Thursday, April 26, 2018

SUDAN

50d: this 1999 local issue features the landmark Omdurman mosque.

Sunday, April 8, 2018

SWAZILAND

6c: this issue commemorates the 10th anniv. of Swaziland's autonomy as an independent kingdom, and shows the King's regiment of Warriors in traditional dress.

Friday, April 6, 2018

Rep. SOUTH AFRICA

B4: this spectacular issue features African species of the family Meropidae: bee eaters.

Saturday, March 31, 2018

TUNISIA / Tunisie

250: this 1999 flora issue features red poppies, a widespread species in C. Asia and N. Africa

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