Zimbabwean Politician Goes On Trial For Pangolin Possession
The trial of ruling Zanu-PF party legislator, Hubert Nyanhongo, and three accomplices has kicked off. They were caught in possession of a live pangolin which they allegedly tried to sell. Pangolins, also known as scaly anteaters, are the most illegally trafficked mammals in the world.
News24Wire, 26 June 2017
A ruling Zanu-PF party member of parliament has gone on trial in Zimbabwe on charges of illegally possessing a pangolin. Read more »
Pangolin (file photo).
New Zimbabwe, 25 April 2017
ZANU PF Nyanga North legislator Hubert Nyanhongo, who is on charges of being found with a pangolin, was last week freed on $200 bail by High court judge justice Priscilla… Read more »
The Herald, 5 April 2017
Zanu-PF Nyanga North Legislator Hubert Nyanhongo and his three accomplices were remanded in custody by a Chipinge magistrate on Monday on charges of possessing a pangolin, which… Read more »