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Kenya’s elephant number rises at 2.8% annually as poaching declines

 Kenya’s elephant population has gradually increased at an annual rate of approximately 2.8 per cent over the last three decades. This is as poaching is...

Six lions killed in western Uganda in suspected poisoning

Six lions were found dead in Queen Elizabeth National Park in western Uganda, a national conservation agency said on Saturday, March 20, 2021. Uganda Wildlife...

Tanzanian police seize 160 firearms, arrest 68 poachers in forest reserve

Tanzanian Police, on Monday, February 8, 2021 said they have seized 160 firearms and arrested 68 suspected poachers in the last two months in...

Convicted wildlife offenders tell their side of the story

A non-governmental organisation working globally on trade in wild animals and plants, TRAFFIC, has said that it obtained valuable new insights into the organisation,...

Cecil: Poachers slay five endangered elephants in Kenya

While the world mourned Cecil, the 13-year-old lion that was allegedly shot by an American hunter in Zimbabwe, an even more devastating poaching incident was...

Wildlife poaching linked to Boko Haram funding

Illegal wildlife trade, including poaching has been identified as a major source of funding for the deadly terrorist organisation Boko Haram, a new report by...

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Delta, partners inaugurate Renewable Energy Roadmap

The Delta State Government, in collaboration with Clean Technology Hub and Heinrich Boll Stiftung, a German Green Political Foundation,...
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Lagos to relocate Okobaba sawmillers to Ikorodu by December – Sanwo-Olu

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday, August 16, 2022, said the Okobaba Sawmillers in Ebute-Metta would possibly be moving to...

Halima Imam: What we must do about floods and wildfires

Reservoirs, and rivers, in their thousands are disappearing on a global scale, glaciers keep melting and sea levels rise,...

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Delta, partners inaugurate Renewable Energy Roadmap

The Delta State Government, in collaboration with Clean Technology...

Lagos to relocate Okobaba sawmillers to Ikorodu by December – Sanwo-Olu

The Lagos State Government on Tuesday, August 16, 2022,...