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African elephants at risk, record ivory seizures

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More than 20,000 African elephants were killed for their ivory in 2013, driven by demand in China and Thailand, and some local...

First elephant poached in Kruger park in ten years

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Poachers have for the first time in a decade killed an elephant in the Kruger National Park, while 245 rhinos have been...

Wildlife poaching on the increase in Namibia

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Poaching of rhinos and elephants has risen sharply in Namibia, with 121 elephants killed in the past two and a half years,...

Belgium destroys ivory to raise awareness of illegal trade

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Belgium on Wednesday destroyed 1.7 tonnes of ivory seized at its borders in an effort to draw public attention to an increase...

Zim recalls former game rangers, support staff to boost faltering anti-poaching...

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The Zimbabwean Parks and Wildlife Management Authority (PWMA) has recalled former game rangers and specialised anti-poaching support staff in an emergency bid...

Tanzania considering US proposal to use drones in anti-poaching ops

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The Tanzanian government says it is considering proposals from private American conservationists who are offering to help the country fight endemic rhino...

Cameroon elephants suffer unprecedented poaching: WWF

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At least half the elephant population in Cameroon's Bouba N'Djida reserve have been slaughtered because the west African nation sent too few...

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Joint Standing Committee on Defence shows short memory span

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Parliament’s Joint Standing Committee on Defence (JSCD) publicly acknowledged the “exceptional leadership” of outgoing SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief General Solly Shoke last...
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