October 07



October 06



October 04

  • Kenya: Herders Kill Elephant in Laikipia Sanctuary

    The Star

    A female elephant was yesterday killed by suspected illegal herders at Laikipia Nature Conservancy. Read more »

  • Rwanda: Rwandan Conservationist Wins Rwf35 Million Rolex Award

    New Times

    A young Rwandan wildlife veterinarian's project that seeks to save the endangered grey-crowned crane has scooped this year's Rolex Award about Rwf35.4 million (50,000 Swiss... Read more »

  • Tanzania: The King of the Jungle Is About to Lose His Crown

    Daily News

    THE lion is the strongest cat whose tuft at the end of a long and flexible tail and head covered by mane for male lions makes its membership in the feline family unique with... Read more »



October 03



October 02

  • Africa: Cheetah Population Dwindling

    VOA

    In 1900, cheetahs numbered around 100,000. Today, there are just 10,000 in the wild. A new study says being fast is not enough to survive. Read more »

  • South Africa: Elephant Conservation - the Need for Political Will [analysis]

    Daily Maverick

    The greatest threat to the safety of Africa's elephants is not the poachers who prey on them for their tusks; rather it's the governments of many of their homelands who lack the... Read more »

  • Africa: In Pursuit of Poachers, Canines Combat Wildlife Crime in Africa [Blog]

    State Department

    This blog post by Dr. Matt Muir appeared on the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service website on September 29. Muir is a wildlife biologist with the service's International Affairs... Read more »

  • Kenya: Rogue Hyena Kills Two Boys, Injures Six in Marsabit

    The Star

    A file photo 10-year-old Musa Jele who was mauled by a hyena in Garissa arrives at the Wilson airport for further treatment in 2012 .Photo/HEZRON NJOROGE Read more »

  • South Africa: SANParks to Start Sale of Limited Rhino Soon

    SAnews.gov.za

    The sale of a limited number of white rhino from the Kruger National Park (KNP) has begun as part of the South African National Parks implementation of a comprehensive rhino... Read more »



October 01

  • Gambia: Biological Records Centre Launched in Mansakonko

    Daily Observer

    The Wildlife and Conservation Trust (WCT) The Gambia, with funding from the Global Environment Facility (GEF) - Small Grants Programme (SGP) of the United Nations Development... Read more »

  • Kenya: Man Denies Having Tusks

    The Star

    A 30-year-old man was yesterday charged with having wildlife trophies. Yahya Masoud was allegedly found with two kilos of elephant tusks and two kilos of jumbo scalp worth Sh50,000... Read more »

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