Friday, August 26, 2016

BENIN

200fr: this 1988 issue celebrates the 125th anniv. of the Red Cross

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

BOTSWANA

50t: Traditional fishing is shown on this tourism issue

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

ANGOLA

Kw300,000: this WWF inflationary issue shows the Lesser Flamingo, a wide-ranging species

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

DJIBOUTI

45fr: this early republic overprint issue shows an Angler Fish

CHAD / Tchad

50fr: Scouting in Africa is shown on this topical issue

Monday, August 15, 2016

IVORY COAST / Cote d'Ivoire

500fr: this 1982 Scouting souvenir sheet shows a variety of sailing crafts

MAYOTTE

2fr: this local scene shows the Djarifa fishermen at work

Sunday, August 14, 2016

GUINEA

300fr: this village scene celebrates the work of charity Doctors Without Borders

Thursday, August 4, 2016

LIBERIA

$2, $3: high values from a birds set feature the Blue cheeked bee-eater and the Narina Trogon

RWANDA

40fr: this flora issue features the flower of the Flame Tree, Erythrina

UGANDA

Sh. 70: this se-tenant sheet shows wildlife of marshes, including a frog, kingfisher and dragonfly.

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Rep. of SOUTH AFRICA

Standard: this set features ancient artifacts and cultural objects found in S. African excavations

Sunday, July 31, 2016

SIERRA LEONE

50c, 25c: Two pre-inflation issues featuring leopards and the "Pirate" Butterfly

Saturday, July 30, 2016

SENEGAL

100fr: this historical issue shows European traders making contact with W. African leaders for commerce

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

SEYCHELLES

R3: this se-tenant pair features the endemic Aldabra White Eye, with range maps inset

Monday, July 25, 2016

SWAZILAND

E3.85: this AIDS awareness issue shows transmission risk from unsterilized instruments; Swaziland has one of the highest HIV+ rates in Africa

Friday, July 22, 2016

TOGO

130fr: this large format issue celebrates the visit of the French Pres. to Togo in 1983

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

TANZANIA

Sh. 100: this fish issue features the colorful Neolebias

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