87 Elephants Killed Near Botswana Wildlife Sanctuary

Carcasses of 87 elephants have been found near a famous wildlife sanctuary in Botswana, conservationists say. Elephants Without Borders, which is conducting an aerial survey, said the scale of poaching deaths is the largest seen in Africa. The spike coincides with Botswana’s anti-poaching unit being disarmed. Botswana has the world’s largest elephant population, ... Read More...

Lake Bunyonyi, sensationally Deep!

In Uganda, when you’re unbeatable at what you do they call you mazzi mawanvu, Luganda for ‘deep waters.’ Lake Bunyonyi in southwestern Uganda, the deepest lake in Uganda and second deepest on the continent is simply the most amazing water body in this part of Africa. Tourists who have been to ... Read More...

Betty Angucia: The Mother of Chimps

The 1980s and 1990s: the worst nightmare for Ugandan families was Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDs). A devastating disease that sucked life out of people like a vacuum- cleaner sucks in dust. The population grew desperate as the scourge affected every family in one way or another. To make matters worse, ... Read More...