News - 2009
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Government gives sh13.2m worth of tools and equipment to mitigate human wildlife conflict
Published: 15 Apr, 2013
Communities who host wildlife on their land will now sleep easier following the government’s release of Sh13.2 million ...
Official Nairobi Safari Walk entrance closed for maintenance
Published: 12 Apr, 2013
This is to notify the public that the official Nairobi Safari Walk entranced has been temporarily closed for maintenance....
Alert on lions in Lake Nakuru
Published: 10 Apr, 2013
The public is asked to remain calm over the sighting of two lions inside the fenceline of Lake Nakuru National Park...
Suspected Vietnamese ivory smuggler charged in Nairobi court
Published: 08 Apr, 2013
A Vietnamese national appeared in a Makadara Law Court in Nairobi this Monday morning (April 8, 2013)...
Tanzanian and Kenyan arrested for poaching in Taveta
Published: 05 Apr, 2013
Two suspected poachers, a Tanzanian and his Kenyan accomplice, were yesterday (Thursday, April4, 2013)...
Suspected ivory smuggler to be arraigned at Kibera Law Courts in Nairobi on Tuesday morning 9am
Published: 01 Apr, 2013
A suspected ivory smuggler spend Easter holiday in police custody after he was arrested yesterday with 19 pieces of ivory...
Chinese smuggler fined Sh30,000 as KWS rangers net 453 pieces of ivory
Published: 26 Mar, 2013
A Chinese ivory smuggler has been fined Sh30,000 or serve one year in jail after he pleaded guilty to charges of smuggling 439 pieces of worked ivory through Kenya....
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....