World food prices down, but Africa still a concern

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World food prices fell in the last three months of 2011, but they're still 24 per cent higher than they were in 2010.

That's according to the World Bank which released its latest Food Price Watch report on Tuesday in Washington DC.

And while the trend in some parts of the world is positive, there are concerns about West and East Africa.

Daniel Dickinson reports.

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