Tags : wildlife

WILDLIFE CRIME INCREASE AMONG THE YOUTH

By Aamon Butao  Lack of employment and high poverty levels among the youth have been pointed out as the major cause of wildlife crimes, especially pangolin smuggling in the country. The Department of Wildlife and National Parks Director Brighton Kumchedwa has said this in an interview with Timveni Online as more young people are being […]Read More

DNPW REGISTERS PROGRESS TOWARDS CURBING WILDLIFE CRIMES

By Kenson McCloud  Director in the Department of National Parks and Wildlife Brighton Kumchedwa says tremendous progress has been registered over the past decade in combating wildlife crimes. Kumchedwa was speaking in Lilongwe on Wednesday during an overview meeting with the media on illegal wildlife trade assessment. According to Kumchedwa, strong laws that have stiffer […]Read More

MPS COMMITS TO PROTECTING WILDLIFE

By Jecina Chikwelete The Malawi Police Service has reiterated its commitment to combat wildlife crimes.  The law enforcement agency’s stand comes as cases of illegal ivory and Pangolin trade are rising. Director of Human Resource and Development at the Malawi Police Service Commissioner Stain Kaliza said illegal wildlife trade is a very serious crime and […]Read More