Golden handshake for suspended KZN conservation boss

2015-10-07 15:38

Former Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife CEO Dr Bandile Mkhize, who was suspended last year over the failed attempt to roll out a new staff management and payment structure, has been paid out one’s year salary to bow out.

Ezemvelo: DA wants details on resignation

2015-09-18 10:32

The DA has submitted parliamentary questions asking for further detail on “settlement agreement” with the former conservation boss Dr Bandile Mkhize.

Court sets aside hunting permits issued by Ezemvelo

2015-06-10 11:31

THE Pietermaritzburg high court yesterday set aside hunting permits issued by Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife to a man who allegedly falsely signed as “the landowner” of the game reserve where the hunting was to take place.

Poacher launches appeal bid

2014-11-20 19:43

An Empangeni taxi driver, who killed a rhino in the iMfolozi game reserve, has appealed against his conviction and sentence.

Sani Pass to be tarred

2014-05-21 19:53

The tarring of Sani Pass has been approved by Environmental Affairs Minister Edna Molewa.

KZN 'poachers' held

2013-09-11 19:30

Four men have been arrested in connection with poaching in the Bhekabantu District of northern KwaZulu-Natal.

No fly zones over KZN rhino

2013-05-22 22:11

Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife is considering making KwaZulu-Natal's game reserves no fly zones for private aircraft to help curb rhino poaching.

KZN wants army help to combat poaching

2012-10-29 10:33

The KwaZulu-Natal nature conservation service wants to enlist the help of the defence force to put a stop to rhino poaching in the province.

KZN wildlife board declared invalid

2012-09-04 18:56

The Ezemvelo KwaZulu-Natal Wildlife Board was declared invalid by the provincial high court which found that it had not been appointed properly.

Second ranger's body found

2012-06-26 14:27

A second missing KwaZulu-Natal field ranger has been found dead, says Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife.


KZN rhinos in danger

2015-10-05 12:36

Fears have been raised that bureaucratic bungling by Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife could be impacting on the province’s dwindling rhino population.

Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife boss out

2015-09-17 11:13

Nearly a year after the head of Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife was placed on suspension, a settlement has been reached.

Bail for rangers charged with killing poacher

2014-12-27 23:13

Three rangers who were arrested for murder after shooting an alleged poacher, have been granted bail in the Ubombo Magistrate's Court.

Hluhluwe gets better fences

2014-09-30 21:38

The KwaZulu-Natal government has agreed to urgently secure a game reserve after predators killed and mauled several people.

Ranger attacked by rhino

2014-01-30 22:15

A game ranger has been seriously injured when he was attacked by a black rhino in the Mkhuze game reserve.

Robber shot dead at KZN resort

2013-06-28 08:45

A man who had just robbed a chalet at Sodwana Bay Resort in northern KwaZulu-Natal has been shot dead after pointing a firearm at a field ranger.

Anti-poaching plane crashes

2013-02-04 08:28

The fight against rhino poaching in KwaZulu-Natal has taken a knock as a result of a recent non-fatal accident involving Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife’s anti-poaching light aircraft.

Hippo donated to Zulu king

2012-10-18 09:38

A hippo that was to be sold to a private buyer has been killed and donated to Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini.

KZN rangers to be buried

2012-06-28 21:03

Two KwaZulu-Natal field rangers found dead in Lake Nhlabane near Richards Bay will be buried this weekend, says Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife.

KZN ranger found dead

2012-06-25 18:24

One of two missing KwaZulu-Natal field rangers has been found dead, says Ezemvelo KZN Wildlife.

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