13 Poaching Suspects Arrested – Including Cop & SANParks Employee –...

South African National Parks (SANParks) today announced the arrests of 13 suspected poachers - as well as the fatal wounding of another-  in the...

One Escaped Kruger Lion Still at Large

Despite searches yesterday and today, the last of the five lions that escaped from the Kruger National Park in South Africa - on Monday...

Rhino Saved as Suspected Rhino Poachers, including Cop, Arrested in KwaZulu-Natal

During the early hours of Tuesday morning two suspects, one of them a 22-year-old police constable, were arrested on suspicion of being involved in...
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Pat Lambie Stands Up for Rhino with Hard-Hitting, Heartfelt Film

Rugby star Pat Lambie may play for the Sharks, but he's passionate about saving South Africa's rhino... and has recently teamed up with wildlife...

Be Bold and Beautiful: Say NO to Lion Cub Petting! (And...

Conservationists have been shocked and horrified by photos posted to Instagram by stars of TV soap, 'The Bold and the Beautiful', that show the...

Trial Date Set for Alleged Poaching ‘Kingpin’ But Still No Arrests...

The trial of KwaZulu-Natal alleged rhino poaching "kingpin", Dumisani Gwala and his co-accused is set to finally start on 22 May 2018, almost three...

How Grace Mugabe Poaching Claims Benefit Zimbabwe’s New President

The headline on the Zimbabwe Herald could not have made it clearer: “Police tighten noose on Grace Mugabe.” The newspaper, for 37 years the mouthpiece...

Lions Eat Suspected Rhino Poachers on South African Game Reserve

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - At least two rhino poachers, if not three, were eaten by lions on a South African game reserve earlier this week,...

Lewis Pugh’s Urgent Message to UK Govt After LONG Channel Swim

South African-British endurance swimmer Lewis Pugh has made front page news in the UK, bringing much needed attention to the plight of the English...
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The More Male Gorillas Look After Young, the More Young They’re...

Paternal care – where fathers care for their children – is rare among mammals (that is, animals which give birth to live young). Scientists...

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From Gauteng to the Western Cape, land grabs have become part and parcel of South African life, threatening to leave once peaceful communities divided....

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Here's the line-up of hot topics dominating the headlines in South Africa this week that the Carte Blanche team are tackling this Sunday 21...