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Mr. Julius Kipng’etich leaves Kenya Wildlife Service Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) wishes to announce that the Director, Julius Kipng’etich, CBS is leaving the Organization after eight years of great service, commitment and dedication. ...
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Suspect ivory dealer held over elephant tusks A suspected ivory dealer has been arrested with two pieces of raw ivory and four imitations of ivory at Mlango Kubwa in Nairobi County this morning (September 21, 2012). ...
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KWS launches conservation and management strategy for the Black Rhino in Kenya Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) on September 19, 2012 launched the conservation and management strategy for the black rhino in Kenya (2012-2016) at its headquarters in Nairobi....
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Raw ivory seized at JKIA
Published: 18 Sep, 2012
Raw ivory seized at JKIA 62 pieces of elephant ivory weighing 255 kilograms have been seized at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) while being smuggled out of the country on Friday (September 14, 2012)....
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KWS upgrades the Safaricard System
Published: 17 Sep, 2012
KWS upgrades the Safaricard System Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) has launched a one month pilot project for the upgraded Safari Card system....
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Mwiraria: KWS infrastructure development on course Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) Chairman, Hon. David Mwiraria, has said that an ambitious infrastructure development program to enhance fleet, staff uniform and a housing scheme is on course. ...
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KWS to launch conservation and management strategy for the black rhino The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) is set to launch the conservation and management strategy for the black rhino in Kenya (2012-2016)....
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Suspects on rhino horn, ammo charges out on Sh0.5 million bond each Six suspects charged for being in possession of a 7.5 kilogram rhino horn and 21 rounds of ammunitions have been released on a cash bail of Sh0.5 million each by a Nakuru court on Friday (September 7, 2012)....
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Athletes meet wildlife at ‘Cycle with Rhino’ launch Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) director Julius Kipng'etich has on Wednesday (September 5, 2012) launched the eighth edition of ‘Cycle with the Rhino’ in Nairobi. ...
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Elephant’s translocation underway in Narok as poachers, weapons netted 37 elephants have so far been trans-located from Narok North District, Narok County, to Maasai Mara in a bid to mitigate cases of Human - Elephant conflict in the area. ...
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