Seaweed – Zanzibar’s ‘gift from the ocean’

Seaweed – or Mwani in the Swahili language – has been one of Zanzibar’s key exports since the early 1990s. But now the industry appears to be at risk, with a lot of the seaweed dying. BBC Africa’s Charlotte Attwood visited the island’s seaweed farmers.

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