John Grobler visits Okahao, a sleepy settlement near Etosha National Park that is at the centre of the poaching plague threatening the world’s last viable population of critically endangered black rhinos
John Grobler reports on the sensational arrest of a young, up-and-coming Windhoek businessman named ‘Mox’ Namwandi. Who is he, and what is his role in the slaughter of critically endangered black rhinos?
Zambia’s elephant population has declined by about 90% due to poaching. Its black rhino population is extinct. Oscar Nkala visited the border town of Livingstone to probe what’s driving the poaching crisis
Poachers are involved in “a mad scramble” to kill rhinos and get their horns out of South Africa’s flagship Kruger National Park, according to reliable intelligence sources. The horns are sold illegally, which is facilitated by layers of corruption amongst officials and politicians
Zimbabwean syndicates specialise in using poison to poach wildlife and have made international headlines for killing hundreds of elephants. Oxpeckers journalists expose their modus operandi and trafficking networks
ClimaTracker, our innovative geojournalism platform, presents complex scientific data in easy-to-use visualisations and short articles. This portfolio of investigations gives more in-depth insights into SA's climate scenarios
The scramble for Africa's mineral resources is speeding up as foreign companies tighten their grip on the continent. Control of water sources is linked to increased mining activities. Oxpeckers exposes these challenges with its investigative #MineAlert series