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Parks and reserves managed by KWS
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Kws to benefit from sh 752m digital radio network
Published: 15 Nov, 2012
Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) is set to benefit from a Sh. 752.7 million loan agreement between the Kenyan and French Governments that would see the supply and installation of a Digital Radio Network and solar systems...
US government pledge support for KWS anti-poaching operations
Published: 09 Nov, 2012
The American Government has pledged to support Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) to secure wildlife resources in the country, acting American Ambassador to Kenya Robert Godec has said....
Six suspected trophy dealers held over skins
Published: 09 Nov, 2012
Six suspected trophy dealers were arrested with five pieces of animal skins at Rongai Township in Kajiado County on Wednesday (November 7, 2012). ...
Community, environment focus earns KWS top COYA 2012 award
Published: 07 Nov, 2012
Kenya Institute of Management (KIM) has been championing the COYA award since its inception in the year 2000. ...
African law enforcement, judicial, and legal professionals jointly address wildlife-related crimes
Published: 06 Nov, 2012
Strategies to Deter Crimes, Such as Poaching, Discussed at Judicial Luncheon Convened by African Wildlife Foundation and Kenya Wildlife Service...
KWS plea to the public on stray wild animals
Published: 05 Nov, 2012
People encountering wild animals are advised to desist from killing them and instead report to the nearest Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) or government office....
Two poachers killed in night gun fight at Mweiga, smugglers arrested in Nairobi
Published: 01 Nov, 2012
Two suspected poachers have been gunned down in a fire fight at Solio Ranch near Mweiga Township, Nyeri County, early this morning and a G3 rifle with seven rounds of ammunitions recovered....
Poacher killed in gunfight, rifles and ivory recovered
Published: 30 Oct, 2012
A suspected poacher has been gunned down and an AK47 rifle, 27 rounds of ammunitions and 24kgs of ivory recovered in Meru National Park on Monday (October 29, 2012)....
KWS Director urges communities living along Kerio valley to protect wildlife
Published: 29 Oct, 2012
Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) Director William Kiprono has urged communities living along Kerio Valley to conserve wildlife and position themselves to benefit from tourism in the region....
NGOs accused of making baseless claims on ivory trafficking
Published: 26 Oct, 2012
Non-governmental organisations have been asked to work with the government in conservation rather than engaging in persistent and often baseless criticism....