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    Strange death of a rhino protector

    How did ‘Boxer’ die? Why are dead rhinos being found in the area his team patrolled? John Grobler digs up strange secrets surrounding the deaths of black rhinos in the Kunene region of Namibia

  • Damien Mander, chief executive of the International Anti Poaching Foundation, came across the carcasses of two female rhinos  in a remote area of Mozambique in early November. Dehorned and with the front legs cut off, one also had its stomach cut open, indicating a fetus may have also been removed, he said

    Kruger’s rhino poaching ‘highway’

    Mozambican poachers are using sugar cane fields to sneak into the Kruger National Park, where shootouts with anti-poaching teams are peaking and rhino poaching statistics continue to rise. Fiona Macleod reports

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    The butchery of elephants in northern Mozambique

    Oxpeckers associate Estacios Valoi reports that at least five elephants were killed in 48 hours in just one reserve in northern Mozambique. He photographed local villagers cutting meat off the elephants, after they had been poached and their tusks removed.

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