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Are there any unusual problems with insects or other infestations in housing?

We had a beehive that grew on our patio door while we were away for R&R. That was wild. But by African standards (or any standards), there are surprisingly few vermin here. I was very pleasantly surprised. Ants and the occasional dead cockroach is all I've seen. - Jun 14, 2016
Ants, but that's all over Africa. Mosquitoes in the winter but we've gotten a handle on keeping them out of houses. - Aug 14, 2015
Some neighborhood battle mosquitoes, but malaria is not a real issue inside the city. - Feb 28, 2013
There are mosquitoes, so bug repellent is a good thing to bring. Also there are fruit flies and an occasional cockroach. If you keep your house clean, you won't have a problem. - Apr 13, 2010