Poaching

TOSCO urges youth involvement in fight against habitat loss and poaching

by editor1 / Nov 02, 2018 / 0 comments

The Tourism Supporting Conservation (TOSCO) urged young people to join the fight against loss of habitat as well as poaching.

5 arrested for elephant tusks smuggle

by editor1 / Jan 06, 2018 / 0 comments

On Friday afternoon, five people were arrested at Katima Mulilo in the Zambezi Region after they were found in possession of elephant tusks.

Ambulance driver again arrested for poaching with a government emergency vehicle

by editor1 / Nov 17, 2017 / 0 comments

-An ambulance driver was again arrested for poaching with a Government emergency vehicle in the Zambezi Region.

Miss Namibia 2017 declares war against poaching

by editor1 / Jul 12, 2017 / 0 comments

Miss Namibia 2017 has declared war on poaching.

Environment Ministry expresses concern over ongoing instances of wildlife poaching

by editor1 / Jul 03, 2017 / 0 comments

Poaching remains a big concern in Namibia. The Ministry of Environment and Tourism however vows to do whatever possible to bring poaching under control.

Save the Rhino Trust collaborates with artists to raise awareness about poaching

by editor1 / May 24, 2017 / 0 comments

-The Save the Rhino Trust has collaborated with four Namibian artists to raise awareness about the unprecedented poaching of Rhino's in Namibia.

Shifeta says poaching has become a syndicate activity

by editor1 / Mar 24, 2017 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-Minister of Environment and Tourism, Pohamba Shifeta, says illegal hunting of wildlife, mainly rhino and elephant, has become a syndicate activity.

Police officer investigating poaching case alleges he was offered bribe

by editor / Mar 17, 2017 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-A police officer investigating a case of two Chinese nationals, charged with poaching and illegal possession of rhino horn, says somebody tried to bribe him.

Diplomat says Chinese nationals unfairly portrayed as perpetrators of wildlife crime

by editor1 / Mar 03, 2017 / 0 comments

-The interim Charge de Affairs of the Chinese embassy in Namibia says Chinese nationals are being mistakenly targeted as perpetrators of wildlife crime.

Investigating officer urges magistrate to deny Chinese poaching suspects bail

by editor / Mar 02, 2017 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-A police officer, investigating a case of illegal possession of wildlife products, wants the court to send a message that bail is no longer easily obtained.

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