#Kilimanjaro, the pride of Africa

Kilimanjaro, the pride of Africa

History and significance: It was during Tanzania’s independence from its colonial rulers, the mountain that consist of three dormant volcanoes and which stands 5895...
#Zambia arrests 3 Chinese for rhino horn trafficking

Zambia arrests three Chinese nationals for rhino horn trafficking

Zambian authorities on Sunday said they had arrested three Chinese nationals and two locals found carrying pieces of rhino horn at the border with...

King Cobras found hidden in potato chip canisters in California

A Los Angeles man is behind bars, following the discovery of three very live and venomous two-foot-long king cobra snakes hidden inside potato chip...

Tourism industry voices concerns over Tanzania concession fees

The Tanzanian government and Tanzanian National Parks (TANAPA) recently announced the introduction of concession fees, effective from July 1, applicable to all permanent facilities...
#Xanda

Xanda, son of Cecil the Lion, killed by hunter in Zimbabwe

The son of Cecil the Lion, whose death at the hands of an American tourist in Zimbabwe caused international uproar, has also been shot...

Why this remote Alaskan island is the world’s wildest destination

#Kodiak Island Alaska a destination of a kind “Richard, there’s a bear outside your window,” roars a voice, waking me up. I’m on Kodiak Island,...

U.S. journalist rescue: 5 rangers killed in joint army operation

KINSHASA  - Five Congo park rangers were killed in a joint operation with the army to rescue an American journalist and three park rangers,...

Benin Owena Basin sets to implement N30b plan

Benin Owena River Basin Development Authority (BORBDA) is to commence implementation of a four-year strategic plan with N30.71 billion in Edo, Ekiti, Ondo and...

As Ivory becomes key terror funding source, UK troops battle poachers in Gabon

UK troops are being deployed in Gabon, Africa as part of the international battle against terrorism – their quest is to protect rare forest...

Thunderstorms will hit Abuja, others – NiMet

ABUJA, Nigeria - The Nigerian Meteorological Agency (NiMet) has predicted cloudy weather conditions over the central states on Sunday morning with prospects of thunderstorms...