Cameroon farmers benefit from protective food label

By: FE Online | Updated: Thu June 23 2016, 6:33 am

Two food exports from Cameroon are benefitting from a label that guarantees its region of origin. Oku white honey and Penja pepper are among the first African products to earn a 'geographical indications' or GI label which protects food unique to its region, like Italy's Parma ham and France's Roquefort cheese.