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Kenya: Army Man, KWS Staffer Shot Over Poaching


Animals  (tags: wildlife, protection, habitat, humans )

Jill
- 311 days ago - allafrica.com
Obrien said the KWS Ngulia Rhino sanctuary attendant was leading the suspects in the mission. "We had been suspecting the man but finally got him. He is behind the killing of rhinos in Ngulia,"he said.



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Veronique L. (210)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 10:44 am
*Sigh* Thanks Jill
 

Lauren Kozen (152)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 11:00 am
Noted & Shared. Thanks Jill.
 

Inge Bjorkman (126)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 11:28 am
People with guns, again!

Love
 

Ruth S. (313)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 11:29 am
People just don't get it, Rhino Horn is NOT going to WORK!
 

Ruth catchin up M. (252)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 11:58 am
Serves them right - there always seems to be an insider!!! I think intense education that Rhino horn or tiger parts or any other animal parts don't work has to be the key to stopping it!!!!
 

Christeen Anderson (475)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 12:48 pm
Will it ever stop?
 

Allan Yorkowitz (452)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 3:35 pm
You do what you have to do.
 

Nimue P. (219)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 5:41 pm
Noted, thanks Jill.
 

AWAYnotHERE M. (445)
Friday September 13, 2013, 12:37 am
Oh Jill....no words, just distresses me to no end! Sadly, I didn't get to your news and I would never lie about this, but this is A CROCK OF POS!!! No other words.
 

Roxy H. (340)
Friday September 13, 2013, 9:05 am
This is how much the animals are worth for sale in auction houses and online. Worth billions of dollars. Its an underground plague and denied, but the animals are being slaughtered and the earth is getting wrecked and poachers are getting laws written to protect them in countries like the USA and Canada. Then places like SA trying to stop them are getting murdered. I get so annoyed seeing this kind of posting knowing we are involved in this greed. Humans need to get a damn grip. Camera's not guns for shooting.
 

Gabriela Baldaia (89)
Friday September 13, 2013, 2:11 pm
Noted ..
Thank you, Jill !
 

Elizabeth M. (66)
Friday September 13, 2013, 2:31 pm
Noted. An insider who worked at the Sanctuary was leading the mission.When will these Asian countries understand the Rhino Horn will do nothing for their health. The poachers have to be stopped by whatever method, if these Rhinos and Elephants are going to be saved from extinction. Under different circumstances I would be against killing, but these poachers know what they are doing is wrong and are doing it simply for money.
Thanks Jill for this article.
 

June Bostock (46)
Friday September 13, 2013, 2:34 pm
Humans are so greedy. He got what he deserved.
 

Elaine Al Meqdad (220)
Friday September 13, 2013, 3:37 pm
Noted! Yippy! 3 less oxygen theif's down and 1 more to go!
 

Evelyn B. (80)
Friday September 13, 2013, 4:22 pm
Noted Tks. Jill....
 

. (0)
Friday September 13, 2013, 8:53 pm
𝖂𝖊𝖑𝖑 𝖉𝖔𝖓𝖊! 𝕳𝖊 𝖌𝖔𝖙 𝖜𝖍𝖆𝖙 𝖍𝖊 𝖉𝖊𝖘𝖊𝖗𝖛𝖊𝖉.. 𝕿𝖍𝖆𝖓𝖐𝖘 𝕵𝖎𝖑𝖑!
 

Christine Stewart (131)
Friday September 13, 2013, 9:17 pm
Damn poachers! Especially worse when they are pretending to be good guys!
 

Pat A. (117)
Friday September 13, 2013, 10:42 pm
Good for the Kenya Wildlife Service.
 

Mariette G. (145)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 2:57 am
I have read your other article about the poachers being shot - most of these cases are an inside job! Thanks Jill!
 

Danuta Watola (1179)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 3:37 am
noted
 

(3)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 3:52 am
Beau travail !
 

Connie O. (39)
Saturday September 14, 2013, 10:31 am
I would hope this would deter other poachers, but I don't have a lot of faith in that. I hope they catch the one that got away and throw him in jail.
 

Giana Peranio-Paz (378)
Sunday September 15, 2013, 2:24 am
3 less greedy bastards in this world!
 

Jaya Sinha (26)
Monday September 16, 2013, 12:29 am
TIT FOR TAT
 

Sandra S. (97)
Tuesday October 8, 2013, 3:07 pm
I found an article on Huffington Post app on my phone that showed that a rhino horn is worth more than gold-how to you stop the killing when you have that statistic. The poachers must be stopped!!!
 
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