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Rural communities’ first win-win meeting with hunters

Rural communities’ first win-win meeting with hunters

167 ViewsBy Emmanuel Koro African rural communities and safari hunting companies are meeting in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe for the first time to explore win-win business partnerships at the African Wildlife Consultative Forum (AWCF). While both hunting companies and African rural communities have finally found each other on the need for a mutually beneficial business partnership, […]

US NGO hopes Africa will snatch wildlife leadership from harmful animal rights groups

1,130 ViewsBy Emmanuel Koro One of the USA’s most outspoken ivory experts has suggested a new approach for Africa to topple western animal rights groups from their harmful global leadership position in wildlife management. “Given the overall dismal experience of the sustainable use forces at CoP18 in Geneva, Switzerland, it’s time to consider doing something […]

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Proflight airlifts orphan elephant to safety

629 ViewsIn echoes of the newly released Hollywood blockbuster movie Holiday in the Wild, which is set in Zambia, Proflight, Game Rangers International (GRI) and Department of National Parks and Wildlife (DNPW) have rescued an orphaned baby elephant. The elephant was airlifted to safety in Proflight’s 56-seat Dash 8 aircraft, flying from Mfuwe to Lusaka with 40 […]

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RB joins calls to halt plans to open a mine in Lower Zambezi

1,136 ViewsZambia’s fourth president Rupiah Banda has added his voice to those opposed to the granting of a mining license to Australian company, Zambezi Resources Limited, to establish and develop a copper mine in the Lower Zambezi National Park. In a statement issued by his deputy administrative assistant Chibeza Mfuni, Banda says Zambians should put […]

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Chitotela to engage fellow ministers on Lower Zambezi National Park controversy

1,085 ViewsTourism and Arts Minister Ronald Chitotela says he will be engaging his counterparts at the Ministries responsible for Mines, Water Affairs and Environment as well as Ministry of Justice over the issue of the proposed mining in the Lower Zambezi National Park. Chitotela says although section 16 of the Zambia Wildlife Act permits any […]

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Government ‘explains’ missing black lechwes

1,799 ViewsTourism and Arts Permanent Secretary Amos Malupenga has refuted reports that 80 black lechwes are missing in Bangweulu Wetlands, while admitting that government authorised the translocation of 50 black lechwes to a private game ranch owned by Harry Findlay and another 30 to a game ranch in Lusaka. Speaking at his office Tuesday afternoon, […]

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Zambia’s Natural Resources and the Future of Copper Mining for Our Country

1,704 ViewsZambia is a country full of rich, natural beauty, waterfalls, lakes, rivers, and unique wildlife. It is one of the most naturally resource-rich countries in the world, featuring numerous precious metals and minerals. In addition, Zambia produces much of the world’s copper. Visitors to Zambia can enjoy attractive views, a myriad of beautiful landscapes, […]

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‘Hotels, Lodges in Livingstone getting full already’

1,206 ViewsHotels and Lodges are already getting full in Livingstone ahead of Southern province Investment Explore. Provincial Minister Edify Hamukale has revealed that accommodation is running out fast in the country’s tourist capital which is the venue for the Explore. Hotel/Lodge Accommodation Running out fast!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Some hotels are already fully booked in Livingstone ahead of […]

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CNN’s Inside Africa investigates the conservation of Zambia’s Black Rhinos

1,168 ViewsThis week on Inside Africa, CNN International visits North Luangwa National Park, the heart of Zambia’s black rhino conservation effort. There were once around 12,000 black rhinos in Zambia but the population was wiped out, with rhinos being declared extinct in the country in 1998. Since 2003, conservationists have been working hard to reintroduce […]

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5 Lesser-Known Spots in Europe For the First-Time Traveler

1,134 ViewsTravelling to Europe is not an easy feat. First of all, because Europe is thousands of miles away from even the northernmost spot of Zambia. Next, because it tends to be expensive. Even if you follow all the tips to reduce airfare and book a holiday rental through Airbnb, the cost of a vacation […]

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