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Germany donates Husky aircraft to Tanzania to fight poaching

The German government has donated two Husky fixed wing light aircraft to Tanzania National Parks and Tanzania Wildlife Authority in an effort...

Zimbabwe deploys army to combat cyanide poison poachers

The Zimbabwean government has deployed the army to crack down on poaching in all game reserves following the slaughter of more than...

Zimbabwe frees on bail reporters who implicated police in poaching

A Zimbabwean court on Wednesday freed on bail an editor and two reporters from a state-owned newspaper who were arrested for publishing...

Zimbabwe arrests editor, reporters over elephant poaching story

Zimbabwean police said on Tuesday they had arrested an editor and two reporters from a state-owned newspaper for publishing falsehoods after reporting...

Number of Zimbabwe elephants killed with cyanide rises to 60

Suspected poachers have used cyanide to kill 23 elephants in Zimbabwe's Hwange national park, raising the death toll there and in the...

Sudanese poachers kill elephants amid Central Africa chaos: UN experts

Sudanese poachers have been taking advantage of the chaos in conflict-torn Central African Republic and are killing elephants for their ivory and...

Tanzania urges China to curb ivory demand to save elephants

A Tanzanian government minister described elephant poaching on Thursday as a national disaster, and urged China to curb its appetite for ivory. The...

Poachers decimate Mozambique elephant population

Mozambique has lost half its elephants over the past five years, part of a wave of poaching driven by red-hot demand for...

Thailand makes second big ivory bust in two weeks

Thai customs officials on Monday announced their second big seizure of African ivory in two weeks, amounting to around three tonnes of...

China donates anti-poaching equipment to Kenya

The Chinese Embassy in Kenya has donated $20 000 worth of equipment to fighting poaching in the country. The equipment includes tents, binoculars,...


Armscor in-house expertise can generate revenue

Sweating Armscor assets, mainly property, was at one stage trumpeted as the way to eventually ensuring financial independence for the State-owned defence and security...