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British Pilot Shot Dead By Elephant Poachers
Offbeat  (tags: roger gower, pilot, shot, dead, helicopter, poachers, tanzania, british )

Scooby
- 903 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Helicopter pilot Roger Gower killed by elephant poachers in Tanzania while working for a charity trying to bring them to justice
Rare White Giraffe Is Spotted Roaming With Her Herd in Tanzania National Park
Offbeat  (tags: omo, tanzania, white, giraffe, rare, pictures )

Scooby
- 908 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
These incredible snaps show a rare white giraffe grazing in the African bush.
Woman Dubbed the Queen of Ivory Who Allegedly Masterminded the Smuggling of 706 Elephants' Tusks Is Arrested in Tanzania
Offbeat  (tags: Ivory, tusks, elephants, arrested, smuggler, Tanzania )

Scooby
- 1015 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
A Chinese woman dubbed the 'Queen of Ivory' said to be at the centre of an international smuggling ring which has left hundreds of elephants dead has been arrested.
Serengeti Mystery as HUNDREDS of Wildebeest Found DEAD in Scene of Carnage
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, wildebeest, tanzania, serengeti )

Tracy
- 1023 days ago - express.co.uk
HUNDREDS of wildebeest have perished mysteriously during the greatest natural migration on the planet.
Cheeky Baboon Steals Supplies From Truck in Tanzania
Offbeat  (tags: Cheeky, monkey, baboon, Tanzania, stels, supplies )

Scooby
- 1185 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Watch the moment a greedy baboon runs out of a truck with two arms full of stolen supplies in Tanzania
Exposed: Tanzania's Elephant Killing Fields
Offbeat  (tags: Tanzania, elephants, killed, tusks, ivory, sad news, poachers, exposed, national park )

Scooby
- 1185 days ago - itv.com
Half the elephants in one of AfricaâEUR(TM)s largest national parks - over 4,000 animals - have been killed by poachers in a single year, according to new research. Elephant numbers in TanzaniaâEUR(TM)s Ruaha National Park have dropped from 8,500 in 2014
Tanzania - Albino Toddler Murdered For 'Lucky' Body Parts
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, death, albino, tanzania )

Angie
- 1247 days ago - msn.com
The mutilated body of a one-year-old albino boy has been discovered in a Tanzanian forest Yohana Bahati was snatched by an armed gang and police believe the toddler's arms and legs were hacked off so they could be used in witchcraft rituals.
Pedal Power May Clean Up Tanzania Slum
Offbeat  (tags: slums, Tanzania, pedal power, sewage, smelly, unhealthy, cheap, efficient, People Powered Poo Pump, removal, vacuum pump, environment )

Naoko
- 2800 days ago - afrol.com
The slums of Tanzanian capital, Dar es Salaam, are unhealty ans smelly place due to freely flowing sewage. Now a researcher found a low-threshold technology without needing electricity that could clean up the slum.
Female Convicts to Mend Used Children's Clothing for Developing Countries
Offbeat  (tags: prison, female convicts, mend children's clothing, donate, rehabilitation, charity, helping others, JOICFP, Miki House, Yamaguchi, Japan, Tanzania )

Naoko
- 2834 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
A prison in Yamaguchi Prefecture is looking to combine charity work with rehabilitation of its female convicts with a program to mend and donate used children's clothing to developing countries.
Special Delivery: Toads Touch Down in Tanzania
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, toads, Tanzania )

Cher
- 2884 days ago - wcs.org
This week 100 tiny Kihansi spray toads landed in Tanzania after a flight from the United States, where they were born and bred.
You Have Failed Us, Albinos Protest
Offbeat  (tags: crime, albino, Tanzania, Kenya, killings, protest, UN, jailed )

Naoko
- 2893 days ago - nation.co.ke
A lobby for disabled groups has called for the enhancement of the 6-year sentence slapped on the man who attempted to sell an albino friend in Tanzania.
"African Queen" to Tanzania, or Germany?
Offbeat  (tags: Tanzania, Tanganyika, Germany, African Queen, passenger freight, repair, colonial power, 1913, Liemba, refugees, ferry )

Naoko
- 3013 days ago - afrol.com
The mythical "Liemba" ferry on Lake Tanganyika, operational since 1913 and made world famous by the film "African Queen", desperately needs an overhaul as she is no longer fit for passenger freight. Ancient colonial power Germany considers repairing the
In Pictures: Tanzania's Toad Haul
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, interesting, amphibians, toads, Tanzania, new species )

Beatrice
- 3457 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
This toad from the Nectophrynoides genus is one of 15 amphibian species in Tanzania that have been described for the first time. They were found during research led by UK conservation charity Frontier.
Ellen, Can You Hear Me? (Epic Change Puts the FUN Back in FUNdraising.)
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, Tanzania, school, Africa, Ellen DeGeneres, education, poverty, unusual, unique, kids, children )

Stacey
- 3828 days ago - epicchange.org
Hilarious video of dogooder who REALLY wants Ellen DeGeneres to donate $10 to kids in Africa. Bonus points for classic Yentl remake and gratuitous references to pie, widgets and fruitcake. Help by forwarding this link to Ellen and all your friends.
 

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