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Kingpin Behind Bars for Poaching Chimps


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 236 days ago - wwf.panda.org
A man who has admitted trafficking over 500 endangered chimpanzees out of the West African country Republic of Guinea has been captured and sentenced to the maximum possible jail term and a fine, according to a law enforcement group involved with the



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Pat B. (351)
Monday August 26, 2013, 12:38 pm
Good news for the chimps and other animals that need to be safeguarded in the Republic of Guinea. Thanks, Cher for this.
 

Kit B. (277)
Monday August 26, 2013, 1:19 pm

Countries across Africa are trying with extremely limited budgets to protect animals from poachers. Poachers work for those with nearly unlimited budgets and want to have some thing of or from the animals. Catching poachers and making an example of each one is a strong tool in the limited tool box of those who fight for the animals every day. I hope this King pin gets something less than royal treatment.
 

Alllan Yorkowitz (462)
Monday August 26, 2013, 1:41 pm
This man needs to be made an example in terms of fine and prison term. A standard needs to be created.
 

GGmaSheila D. (89)
Monday August 26, 2013, 1:42 pm
So good to see that this guy has been stopped - but has his whole operation?
 

pam w. (187)
Monday August 26, 2013, 2:43 pm
May I have an hour alone with him?

Please?
 

Michela m. (3405)
Monday August 26, 2013, 2:43 pm
kingpin Ousmane Diallo & his 2 accomplices, who also received prison sentences, have been implicated in the poaching of Chimps,Lions, Leopards, Hyenas & tropical Birds over the past decade
 

Connie O. (31)
Monday August 26, 2013, 3:00 pm
I am so glad that he was caught and put into jail. It is a start anyway.
 

Carol D. (98)
Monday August 26, 2013, 3:24 pm
Great someone has been caught and set an example of
 

Liz ON HOLIDAY Gillard (99)
Monday August 26, 2013, 4:36 pm
Noted and wonderful news that this guy and his accomplices have been sent to prison for poaching Chimps,Lions,Leopards,Hyenas and tropical birds,its so nice to see them being made an example of and hopefully this will deter many poachers in the future.Such cute little Chimps.Thanks Cher.Liz Xx
 

Diane K. (136)
Monday August 26, 2013, 6:58 pm
Good news for now! Probably a lot more poachers need to be stopped, too. Noted. thx Cher!
 

Mandi T. (419)
Monday August 26, 2013, 9:47 pm
YAY!
 

Sherri G. (109)
Monday August 26, 2013, 11:49 pm
Great News now we need to get all the others. Noted. TY Cher
 

Danuta Watola (1159)
Tuesday August 27, 2013, 3:56 am
Noted
 

Ruth S. (307)
Tuesday August 27, 2013, 8:28 am
Thank the Almighty who brought this monster out in the open and he was caught!
 

Malgorzata Zmuda (171)
Tuesday August 27, 2013, 10:02 am
Powinni ich wszystkich wyłapać.
 

Suzanne L. (152)
Tuesday August 27, 2013, 10:34 am
Good. Thanks Cher.
 

. (0)
Tuesday August 27, 2013, 11:15 am
stopping poachers is easy. stop buying animals
 

Jude Hand (48)
Wednesday August 28, 2013, 4:48 am
Some justice, at least.
 

Sara P. (54)
Wednesday August 28, 2013, 7:22 am
Good news finally, thanks a lot for sharing Cher.
 

Carmen S. (606)
Friday August 30, 2013, 4:09 pm
Thanks Cher for sharing this good news.
 

Michela m. (3405)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 2:50 pm


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Debbie Williamson (244)
Saturday August 31, 2013, 3:31 pm
Thanks, Cher.
 

s.parameswaran Shanmugam (10)
Sunday September 1, 2013, 7:16 am
good news
 
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