&Beyond Phinda Private Game Reserve in KwaZulu Natal has announced that five specially selected dogs and their handlers will undergo an intensive 10-week training course to help fight rhino poaching in the area.
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Eight people have been arrested in connection to rhino poaching. According to South African National Parks, five suspected rhino poachers en route to commit poaching in the Timbavati Private Game Reserve.
Last year, 668 rhinos were killed and 266 people were arrested in connection in South Africa. 249 rhinos have been poached and 78 arrests have been made in the country since the beginning of this year. Are we losing the battle against rhino poaching?
Three lions have been released into Mountain Zebra National Park outside Cradock in the Eastern Cape. They are the first free-roaming lions in the area after a period 130 years.
From Mount Kilimanjaro, the fourth highest peak in the world, to the 3 482-metre high Thaba Ntlenyana in Lesotho, Africa has some of the most interesting peaks south of the equator. Here’s the lowdown on why you should conquer the highest peaks in East and Southern Africa.
South African Rugby Union (SARU) announced plans to open a new rugby museum, The Springbok Experience, at the V&A Waterfront later this year. The national rugby union unveiled these plans at a launch attended by 43 Springbok captains at the V&A Waterfront on Wednesday.
In 1884, W.F. H Pocock captured a panorama of Cape Town from Signal Hill.129 years later, with advanced equipment, Paul Bruyns seams together the two panoramas to produce a 30-second time-morph of the city’s transformation in the past century.
The Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon is more than just another marathon. It is an opportunity to experience Cape Town’s beautiful scenery while ticking 56 km off your bucket list. Here are four of the most scenic spots in the world’s most beautiful marathon.