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Militarised anti-poaching

Minister Molewa Department of Environmental Affairs By Email   24th October 2016   Dear Minister, RE: The rules of engagement in relation to poaching in the KNP and minimum sentences for those convicted of poaching. Now that the dust of the CITES meeting in Johannesburg has settled, it is a good time to review the […]

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Plan B needed to save rhinos

IN THE first four months of this year the rate at which rhinos were poached in the Kruger National Park escalated by 20% compared to last year. Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa says 749 have been killed so far this year, 544 in the park. Roughly three rhino a day are slaughtered by well-armed poachers […]

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Changing the rules of engagement with regard to countering the poaching of rhino in SA

  2nd February 2015   The Honourable Ministers of Police, Defence and Veterans and Justice and Correctional services, RE: Changing the Rules of Engagement with regard to countering the poaching of rhino in SA We write to you at the request of the Minister of Environmental Affairs, the Honourable Edna Molewa, who concurs in our […]

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