News - 2009
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Statement by Dr. Richard lesiyampe, Principal Secretary, State Department for Environment and Natural Resources on efforts to revamp Kenya Wildlife Service
Published: 16 Apr, 2014
Government statement on efforts to revamp KWS....
Special recruitment of KWS rangers
Published: 08 Apr, 2014
KWS wishes to recruit Rangers for training and deployment in various conservation areas in response to the wildlife security challenges currently being experienced in the country. ...
Audio wildlife lessons launched at Nairobi Safari Walk
Published: 03 Apr, 2014
Nairobi Safari Walk, a popular destination for many local and international tourists, is now offering audio wildlife lessons to visitors at designated animal...
Research: Survey puts Tsavo elephants population at 14,000
Published: 02 Apr, 2014
A team of researchers conducting independent dry season sample aerial survey in Tsavo and Amboseli ecosystems has announced...
Kenya Wildlife Service statement on status of wildlife conservation
Published: 25 Mar, 2014
This statement focuses on the current status of wildlife, wildlife security, and government support and interventions as well as stakeholders contributions....
Nairobi animal orphanage set for massive expansion and modernization
Published: 20 Mar, 2014
Suspected poacher shot at Lake Nakuru National Park
Published: 19 Mar, 2014
A suspected poacher was shot dead on Monday March 18, 2014 at 1.45 am in Lake Nakuru National Park while two of his accomplices escaped....
KWS benefits from security equipment from Canadian Government
Published: 18 Mar, 2014
Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) is among several agencies in Africa to benefit from surveillance and intelligence equipment worth over USD 25,000 ...
KWS team pays courtesy call on German NGO in Berlin
Published: 18 Mar, 2014
The Berlin-based conservation NGO, which started a fund for dependents of Kenyan rangers who die in the course of active duty,...
East Africa joint single tourist visa goes live in Berlin, Germany
Published: 13 Mar, 2014
Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda recenly presented their joint single tourist visa to the world during the just-ended International Tourism Bourse (ITB) in Berlin, Germany. ...