WANTED FOR CRIMES AGAINST ENVIRONMENT

International Police, commonly known as INTERPOL,is calling for the public’s help in locating seven international fugitives wanted for alleged environmental crimes. The appeal, which coincided with the World Environment Day (June 5), is a stark reminder of how organised crime continually seeks to profit from the environment and its natural resources. The seven individuals are the subject of ... Read More...

Cut! Take a Tree! Action!

Walking through Kangombe Central Forest Reserve in western Uganda feels like living a real-life war movie. Loud thuds of trees hitting the ground. Heavy trucks running the place down. Thugs driving the trucks ferrying timber. Police hunting the thugs down. But the mafia in government protects the thugs [read themselves]. Nature ... Read More...

Mothers Day Medals for the Animal Moms

Mother’s Day is this Sunday. Brunches, flowers, cards and gifts are in order for the most important women in our lives. But unlike their human counterparts, mothers of the animal kingdom won’t be expecting any gifts on this special day. And yet the energy and time animal moms invest in raising their ... Read More...

Hippo Kills Chinese Tourist in Kenya

A Chinese tourist has died, and his colleague injured after being attacked by a hippo they were trying to photograph. Chang Ming Chuang, 66, was pronounced dead on arrival at the Naivasha District Hospital, according to the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS). His colleague, 62-year-old Wu Peng Te, survived with minor ... Read More...