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Kenya: KRA Seizes Ivory Worth Sh33 Million At the JKIA

[The Star]The Kenya Revenue Authority customs officials based at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport yesterday intercepted 260 kilos of ivory worth more than Sh33 million en-route to Asia.

Kenya: UN Applauds Kenya’s Role in Joint Anti-Ivory Smuggling Operation

[The Star]Some conservationists could not believe it when news from Geneva, Switzerland, started trickling in at the weekend that Kenya's law enforcement against wildlife crime had won recognition at a United Nations meeting.

Kenya: Laikipia Team to Probe Poaching

[The Star]Laikipia county security team has formed a task force to investigate poaching.

Kenya: UN Applauds Kenya’s Role in Joint Anti-Ivory Smuggling Operation

[Capital FM]Some conservationists could neither believe their ears nor eyes when news from Geneva, Switzerland, started trickling in at the weekend that Kenya's law enforcement against wildlife crime had won recognition at a United Nations meeting.

Namibia: A Toolbox to Fight Poaching

[Namibian]THE international poaching onslaught continues unabated. Rhinos and elephants are the primary targets and Namibia is not immune.

Kenya: People Come Across Hippos Quite Often

[The Star]A hippo is the third largest land mammal after elephant and rhinoceros. Due to the size and habitat, they move slowly and lazily, and may appear to be harmless as they graze peacefully along the riverine forests. But a hippo can be very dange...

Uganda: Illegal Traders in Ivory Also Deserve Death

[Observer]Andrew Ham Ngobi became the second Ugandan to be executed in China this year for drug trafficking. His execution on June 23 came after Omar Ddamulira was hanged on May 21.

Kenya: KWS Intensifies Its Awareness Campaign

[The Star]KWS has intensified its awareness campaigns to ensure people know about issues surrounding poaching and conservation. KWS spokesman Paul Muia is urging you to report any incidences of poaching to the service or your nearest police station.

Kenya: Kenya Under UN Scrutiny Over Illicit Ivory Trade

[Capital FM]Kenya, alongside Tanzania and Uganda, will from Monday next week (July 7-11, 2014) be subjects of United Nations discussions in Geneva, Switzerland, over progress made in the fight against elephant poaching and illegal ivory trade within th...

Tanzania: Anti-Poaching Drive Picks Up to Halt Killing of Jumbos

[Daily News]ELEPHANTS found in the world-famous Selous Game Reserve face extinction because of increased poaching for their tusks.

Victory for WildLeaks! Green Mile Safari Accused of Poaching in Tanzania

In 2016 Elephant Action League – through our whistleblower program WildLeaks – received videos showing illegal and cruel trophy hunting in Tanzania committed by the safari company called Green Mile Safari Co. Ltd. Among the shocking violations in the Green Mile videos are hunting with automatic weapons, having children hunt with automatic weapons, gunning down...

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Train Plows Into Elephant Herd in India, Killing 5 Animals

The authorities say the train driver was going too fast and ignored villagers who were waving flashlights to urge him to slow down.
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Speeding Train Plows Into Elephants in India, Killing 5 Animals

The authorities say the train driver was going too fast and ignored villagers who were waving flashlights to urge him to slow down.
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Speeding Train Plows Into Elephants in India, Killing 5 Animals

The authorities say the train driver was going too fast and ignored villagers who were waving flashlights to urge him to slow down.
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Kenya:Prominent Ivory Trade Investigator Killed in Nairobi Home

[Deutsche Welle] World-renowned ivory investigator Esmond Bradley Martin has been found dead in his home with a stab wound to the neck. Martin had spent decades tracing the trade of ivory and rhino horns from Africa to Asian markets.
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Kenya:Ivory Trade Investigator Found Dead in Karen, Nairobi

[Nation] A world-renowned ivory investigator has been killed at his home in Karen, Nairobi, police said.
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Top ivory investigator murdered in Kenya

Esmond Bradley Martin, whose groundbreaking investigations helped the fight against elephant poaching, died after being stabbed at home in NairobiA well-known American ivory-trade investigator, who pioneered efforts to combat elephant and rhino poachin...
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Top ivory investigator murdered in Kenya

Esmond Bradley Martin, whose groundbreaking investigations helped the fight against elephant poaching, died after being stabbed at home in NairobiA well-known American ivory-trade investigator, who pioneered efforts to combat elephant and rhino poachin...
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Nigeria:Thailand Seizes Nigeria’s Smuggled Ivory As Rescued Chimpanzees Face Uncertain Future

[Guardian] Ivory worth 15 million baht ($469,800) smuggled from Nigeria has been seized in Thailand, customs officials said.Three elephant tusks and 31 ivory pieces weighing a combined 148 kilograms were seized at Suvarnabhumi International Airport in ...
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South Africa:Policewoman Provides Gifts to Help Grandmother, Baby

[News24Wire] A fluffy grey elephant, pink-frilled clothing, soothing creams and nourishing formula are amongst the gifts from the heart given by an Eastern Cape police captain to an elderly granny taking care of her tiny granddaughter.
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Overwhelming response to UK ivory surrender to protect elephants

Publication Date:  Feb 2 2018 Image:  An ivory surrender to help protect elephants from further slaughter for the i...
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Overwhelming response to UK ivory surrender to protect elephants

Publication Date:  Feb 2 2018 Image:  An ivory surrender to help protect elephants from further slaughter for the i...
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