Namibia to comply with CITES during elephant trade

Namibia to comply with CITES during elephant trade

By Ellanie Smit – The Namibian Sun Namibia has confirmed that its trade in live African elephants will take place under Article III of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (Cites) and that it will fully comply with its requirements....
Namibia: Elephant killed at Katima Mulilo

Namibia: Elephant killed at Katima Mulilo

By Lugeretzia Kooper, The Namibian The Ministry of Environment, Forestry and Tourism had to put down an elephant on Saturday, as it posed a threat to Katima Mulilo’s residents.  Three elephants were spotted roaming around the Katima Mulilo sport complex on...
Namibia: Concern for elephants in Okavango Basin grows

Namibia: Concern for elephants in Okavango Basin grows

By Arlana Shikongo, The Namibian Interested and affected parties in the oil exploration activities in the Okavango Basin are deeply concerned about the impacts of potential 2D seismic surveying to be undertaken in the area on wildlife, particularly elephants....