Author: SEEJ-AFRICA

Kenya

Big Life Foundation Seizure Totals 2021

Big Life Foundation, as stated in their quarterly reports, operates anti-poaching teams that “covers approximately 1.6 million acres across the Amboseli-Tsavo-Kilimanjaro (Greater Amboseli) ecosystem in East

Under 100 kilograms

CF 853/2019 Mombasa

Ksh 13 Million Fine or 10 Years in Jail for Dealing Ivory SEEJ-AFRICA THUMBNAIL: May 16th, 2019, based on intelligence, DCI and KWS arrested Ibrahim

Under 100 kilograms

CF E324/2021 Mariakani

One Charged with Dealing in 101 kg of Ivory SEEJ-AFRICA THUMBNAIL: July 17th, 2021, one man was arrested by the Kenya Wildlife Service in the

Under 100 kilograms

CF 138/2021 Kwale

Kwale County Administrator Charged with Dealing and Possession of 35 kg of Ivory SEEJ-AFRICA THUMBNAIL: April 17th, 2021, police arrested a Kwale County clerical officer

Kenya

2020 Kenya News Index

Stories/Reports/Updates From 2020 December 27th, 2020: 6 Charged with 157 kg pangolin scales December 18th, 2020 (44 kg): Detectives Disguised as Customers Arrest Busia Ivory

Kenya

2 men nabbed with Six Elephant Tusks

SEEJ-AFRICA: Kenya Wildlife Service for charging purposes typically sets the value of ivory at ksh 100,000 ($1000) per kilo so this seizure is probably about

International

Trophy Hunters Exposed

Are trophy hunters serial killers? (Book Review) by Don Pinnock freelance environmental writer Supported by wealthy and powerful organisations like Safari Club International, the Dallas

Kenya

3 arrested with 50 kg tusks

Three nabbed in Laikipia while trying to sell elephant tusks (Kenya) Police and Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) personnel in Laikipia County have arrested three men

Linked Ivory Seizures

#145. CF 74/2020 Kibera

Three Arrested in Nairobi East with 55 kg of Ivory SEEJ-AFRICA THUMBNAIL: On January 14th, 2020, at approximately 16:30hr, investigators of the Kenya Wildlife Service

Concluded

CF 1008/18 Mombasa

Two Arrested with 37 kg Ivory SEEJ-AFRICA THUMBNAIL: June 9th, 2018, and acting on intelligence, Kenya Wildlife Service and National Police Service officers stopped a

Under 100 kilograms

CF 3202/2017 Kibera

AP Policeman and Retired Policeman Amongst Three Charged with 25 kg of Ivory SEEJ-AFRICA THUMBNAIL: On 12th September, 2017, KWS officers received an intelligence report

Linked Ivory Seizures

#116. CF 1411/16 Kibera

Ivory Cartel Links to Man Charged with 112 kg of Elephant Tusks SEEJ-AFRICA THUMBNAIL: On March 22nd, 2016, the Special Crimes Prevention Unit, acting on

Under 100 kilograms

CF 2292/2014 Kibera

Four Arrested with 43 kg in Controlled Delivery SEEJ-AFRICA THUMB NAIL: On the evening of May 26th, 2014, officers from the Special Crimes Prevention Unit