Zimbabwe today confirmed it will seek the extradition of an American who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and shot with a bow and gun.
Oppah Muchinguri told press, "We want him tried in Zimbabwe as he violated our laws".
The trip was intended to be a religious pilgrimage with Father Bernard Poggi as well as a long overdue visit.They took something that was suppose to be a a reconnection with my homeland and old friends, and made it a nightmare from hell.
South Sudan's civil war has been a disaster for humans and animals alike. Soldiers on both sides have turned the slaughter of giraffes and other animals into an industry.Conservationists say the "charismatic megafauna" are nearly wiped out here.
The death of Cecil the lion, who largely lived in a protected game reserve, will likely turn out to have been a case of illegal poaching. But, had the thirteen-year-old black-maned lion lived a few miles away, and had the proper paperwork ...