Red-billed (Senegal/Common) Firefinch - Lagonosticta Senegala
Male mainly red. Head, rump, throat and breast crimson. Female brown above, pale brown below with a
crimson sot in front of the eye and crimson upper tail-coverts. Bill red with blackish culmen.
Song is a series of soft rising, twittering whistling notes which include the 'tset' call at the start.
Generally the commonest call is a soft but thin or
high-pitched 'dwee', 'uee' or 'fweet', or often repeated
as a double note.