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OFFICIAL COMPLICITY IN MOZAMBICAN ELEPHANT SLAUGHTER

A journey into the depths of poaching kingdom

Text and photos: Estacios Valoi 26/09/14

(www.http://oxpeckers.org/) As elephant poaching statistics continue to rise in northern Mozambique, a year-long investigation by Oxpeckers associate and from Forum for African Investigative Reporters(FAIR) Estacios Valoi exposes official complicity in the slaughter.

A poacher said the Russian Mauser used to kill this female elephant and her baby were supplied by a tax officer in Quirimbas National Park Continue reading OFFICIAL COMPLICITY IN MOZAMBICAN ELEPHANT SLAUGHTER