Poaching: Latest News in Africa

Is it all bad news in the war, poachers vs wildlife? Oxpeckers reports on the latest developments. Click on a link to read more.

  • 3 Rhinos killed at iSimangaliso Wetland Park
  • 4 Suspected poachers
  • 1 Suspect poacher killed, 2 wounded, 22/11/2013
  • 3 Suspected poachers arrested in Kruger National Park, 19 November 2013
  • 1 Suspected poacher killed
  • 3 Suspected Kruger poachers arrested
  • 1 Female rhino shot, November 2 2013
  • 1 Rhino poached on private game farm near Pretoria
  • 5 Heavily armed suspected poachers arrested in the Rietvlei Nature Reserve
  • 4 Suspected poachers arrested inside Botsolano Game Reserve
  • 4 White rhinos killed by poachers on private game reserve near the Kruger National Park

Oxpeckers is a non-profit journalist investigation unit focusing on environmental issues. The Center combines traditional investigative reporting with data analysis and geo-mapping tools to expose eco-offences and track organised crime syndicates in southern Africa.

Further reading: See the latest rhino poaching stats for South Africa in the January magazine – page 5 (Click on the ‘View Digital’ icon next to the cover image on the Tourism Tattler home page at

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