Mr Gower was shot through the floor of his aircraft by a poacher with an AK-47
A manhunt for his killer is reportedly underway
'Unfortunately all giraffes, not just white ones like Omo, are threatened by bushmeat poaching'
It is the first time in 54 years that Tanzania has not celebrated Independence Day
Place names are almost never changed for the better. David Head was taken by the Despotate of Epirus, a medieval state in Albania and western Greece. But, partly because it's why I know them, I restricted this list to countries that have issued postage stamps.
A new photography book takes an unusual view of some safari stars, from big cats to colourful birds
With poachers now killing almost 11,000 a year for their ivory, urgent steps need to be be taken to stop the cull
Elephant poachers are using firearms left over from Mozambique’s civil war to slaughter elephants in neighbouring Tanzania
Just as money drives the poachers, so visitors’ dollars can give communities a sustainable reason to protect their valuable wildlife. Simon Calder looks at the possibilities for East Africa
Two company directors have been disqualified from business after using a falsely valued ruby to inflate their failing company’s accounts.
The families of two British teenagers who had acid thrown at them in Zanzibar have expressed their frustration at the “lack of urgency” to identify the men that did it.
Shared 1960s ideology originally led two of the rescued women to move in with male suspect
Incident comes after assailants threw acid over two British teenage girls on the island in August
Kirstie Trup will have to wear pressure garment after skin graft on her arm, back and shoulder
One remains in hospital, while the other who was discharged will return for surgery on Thursday, her family said
Radical preacher wanted in connection with the attack on Kirstie Trup and Katie Gee in Zanzibar has gone on the run