According to media reports, the fight against poaching will be won as new strategies to attack the crime and fight the masterminds behind it roll out…
The Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa have said that increased number of arrests were a sign of progress although there was an increase in the overall number of rhino poaching within the past year.
What keeps South Africa motivated and encouraged in the increase in the number of arrests recorded within 2015.
Media reports have concluded that sixty two poachers had been arrested in KNP.
Molewa and other stakeholders in the fight against rhino poaching gave an update on progress made in the implementation of the integrated strategic management approach, launched in August last year.
Who are these partners?
Partners in the plan include the South African Police Service, State Security Agency, the National Prosecuting Authority, the SANDF and Home Affairs.
Their main plan is to deal with the actual issue and targeting the people who plan the attacks.
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They claim that they are fighting it from the top. Others are attacking the middle while others are working on the ground. For example the National police commissioner, General Riah Phiyega said their own officers who participated in rhino poaching activities were not spared prosecution.
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