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Elephant Tusks for Black Market Seized
Animals  (tags: poaching, elephants, Tanzania, Kenya, China, Nigeria, crates containing ivory, illegal airport smuggling, CITES, sign petitions, African elephant, Asian elephant, black market trade, ivory stockpiles, Vietnam, Asian black market, ivory trade ban )

- 2553 days ago -
Victories in Kenya and Vietnam airports reveal a cautionary tale about the continued prevalence of black market industries manipulating around international trade mandates to facilitate the ongoing demand for elephant tusks.
Nigeria Is Suspended From CITES Wildlife Trade Pact
Animals  (tags: Nigeria, International Convention of Trade, Endangered Species, environment, suspension, Nigerian, illegal trade, illicit traffic, UN Environment Programme, Geneva )

- 3741 days ago -
Nigeria has been suspended from the International Convention on Trade in Endangered Species for alleged breaches of its provisions, an environment ministry official said Thursday. The Nigerian news agency NAN said that such a suspension would mean a total
Nigeria Suspended From Wildlife Trade Pact
Animals  (tags: animals, illegal wildlife trade, Nigeria, suspended, CITES, AnimalWelfare, environment, endangered, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3741 days ago -
Nigeria has been suspended from the International Convention on Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) after it failed to respect the organization's rules on illegal trade in endangered species.
Rare Victory for Madagascar Tortoises - Madagascar
Animals  (tags: Madagascar, tortoise, smugglers, Nigeria, conservationists, protection )

- 3794 days ago -
Conservationists are celebrating a double victory over tortoise smugglers in Madagascar. Earlier this month, a Nigerian man was arrested with 300 tortoises and another 20 have been returned to their habitat after being seized on a neighbouring island.
Nigeria Puppy Scam
Animals  (tags: Puppies, Puppy Mills, africa, Nigeria, ISLAM )

- 4029 days ago -
Beware Of Internet Puppy Scam

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