The United States has done it. The Philippines and China too. Even Hong Kong has said it will destroy some of its contraband ivory. But ahead of a conservation conference in London next month where world leaders will descend to seek a solution to wildlife crime, the debate about the future of stockpiles is set to heat up.
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Tuesday 07 January 2014
Mr Bwalya allegedly called the President a "chumbu mushololwa" on the radio.
Sunday 22 December 2013
About a year ago, I began to recieve a wonderful series of calls from America and London
Monday 11 November 2013
Warning that gay people are being demonised across Commonwealth comes ahead of summit this week
Wednesday 25 September 2013
National contingency arrangements no longer exist since Green Goddesses were sold or donated to other countries
Monday 09 September 2013
America’s National Security Agency may hold crucial evidence about the cause of the plane crash in 1961 that killed the United Nations Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold, one of the greatest unsolved mysteries of the Cold War, an independent commission which reviewed the case said on Monday.
Monday 02 September 2013
The striker joins French club Sochaux
Friday 23 August 2013
SABMiller pulls out stops in Africa
Friday 19 July 2013
Entry to the City of London must be hard-earned in the eyes of the world. Otherwise there will be lasting damage
Saturday 11 May 2013
Kofi Annan’s panel criticised deals ENRC has done on mining concessions
Monday 08 April 2013
Shares in AIM-listed gemstone miner Gemfields tumbled by more than 15% today after it warned that new rules being introduced in Zambia could decimate sales.
Thursday 07 March 2013
The idea for an International Women’s Day emerged at the start of the 20th century, out of the early socialist movement.
Thursday 07 February 2013
Police said at least 51 people were killed after a bus crashed into a truck north of the country’s capital of Lusaka.
Thursday 07 February 2013
At least 51 people have been killed in Zambia after a bus crashed into a truck north of the capital of Lusaka.
Wednesday 30 January 2013
The new US Secretary of State called US-Sino competition in Africa a "game"
Saturday 26 January 2013
Zambia goalkeeper Kennedy Mweene once again proved his worth at penalties yesterday as the defending champions held Nigeria to a 1-1 draw in the African Cup of Nations. Mweene first saw Nigeria's John Obi Mikel send a spot kick onto the outside of the post in the first half after diving the right way and then scored one himself at the other end to equalise in the 85th minute.
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