News - 2008
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News Archives - 2008
Tortoise dealer fined by a Nairobi Court, lions injure Maasai Moran in Kajiado
Published: 21 Mar, 2013
NAIROBI, KENYA (March 21, 2013) A magistrate at Kibera Law courts has Thursday (March 21, 2013) ordered a Chinese national to pay a Ksh50,000 fine...
India and Kenya to strengthen ties in wildlife conservation and management
Published: 20 Mar, 2013
India and Kenya are set to further strengthen their ties in wildlife conservation and management following a consultative meeting ...
Kenya’s ‘Action Plan’ to fight poaching wins backing at CITES
Published: 15 Mar, 2013
Kenya’s proposal to fight poaching of elephants and rhinos has won backing at the just concluded international meeting on wildlife trade in Thailand....
National task force formed to spearhead conservation of primates
Published: 14 Mar, 2013
A National Primate Conservation Task Force (NPCTF) has been formed to spearhead the conservation...
Two ivory smuggling suspects to be arraigned in Nairobi court
Published: 13 Mar, 2013
Two ivory smuggling suspects will tomorrow morning be arraigned at the Kibera Law Courts in Nairobi. ...
Kenya Wildlife Service actions to curb illegal international trade in ivory and rhino horn
Published: 12 Mar, 2013
Eight countries mentioned regarding global illegal ivory trade at the ongoing 16th Conference...
Wildlife ministers from Africa hold bilateral meetings on wildlife conservation
Published: 11 Mar, 2013
Hon. Dr. Noah Wekesa, the Minister for Forestry and Wildlife, met with his counterparts from Democratic Republic ...
Suspected poachers attack rangers in Mwingi as Chinese is arrested at JKIA
Published: 11 Mar, 2013
A joint operation by Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) rangers and the Kenya Police is underway to pursue a suspected...
KWS rangers killed in line of duty honoured at UN meeting
Published: 06 Mar, 2013
An ongoing United Nations meeting on wildlife trade has posthumously honoured 13 Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) rangers killed in the line of duty. ...
African rhinos won’t hold out for much longer, IUCN experts warn
Published: 27 Feb, 2013
Gland, Switzerland, 26 February 2013 – Nearly 2,400 rhinos have been poached across Africa since 2006...