News - 2010
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KWS officer sustains injury fighting poachers in Tsavo
Published: 26 Sep, 2013
A Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) anti-poaching unit commander yesterday (Tuesday, September 24, 2013) ...
Kenyan court sentences British snake smuggler and local accomplice to five years imprisonment
Published: 25 Sep, 2013
A British snake smuggler and his Kenyan accomplice were yesterday (Monday, September 23, 2013)...
Vietnamese arrested smuggling 5 rhino horns at JKIA
Published: 17 Sep, 2013
A state counsel has been allowed until Friday (September 20, 2013) by a Makadara Law Court to look for an interpret...
Three suspected poachers shot dead in Tsavo West National Park
Published: 10 Sep, 2013
Three suspected poachers were last night (Sunday, September 8, 2013) gunned down in a rhino sanctuary in Tsavo West National Park after they defied orders to surrender...
KWS successfully moves black rhinos to a newly established sanctuary
Published: 05 Sep, 2013
The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) has successfully moved rhinos from Lake Nakuru National Park and Lewa Wildlife Conservancy...
KWS receives condolence message from the United States
Published: 03 Sep, 2013
The war against poaching continues as Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) remains determined to bring the vice to an end....
Man in possession of 30kg of Ivory arrested
Published: 28 Aug, 2013
Kenya Wildlife Service security officers on Wednesday (November 27, 2013) arrested a middle aged man for being in possession of ivory at Nairobi’s Global Cinema roundabout. ...
Ministerial statement on status of the Wildlife Conservation and Management bill 2013
Published: 22 Aug, 2013
The trade in wildlife and its products poses a major challenge in wildlife conservation. Elephants are killed for ivory, while the rhinos are killed for the horns....
Chinese woman to serve a total of 31 months in jail for smuggling ivory
Published: 22 Aug, 2013
A Chinese national has been sentenced to a total of two years and seven months in jail after being convicted for attempting to smuggle ivory from Kenya....
Suspected Chinese ivory smuggler remanded in prison
Published: 16 Aug, 2013
A Chinese national arrested on Wednesday (August 14,2013) while trying to smuggle ivory out of the country...