Free State game farmer accused of poaching

2012-12-05 18:04

A Free State game farmer has appeared in the Vryburg Regional Court in connection with rhino poaching, the National Prosecuting Authority says.

Another arrest in rhino horn syndicate

2012-03-27 18:59

The Hawks have arrested a Thai national at Emperors Palace casino in Johannesburg on charges related to illicit rhino horn trading, says the SA Revenue Service.

Alleged poaching ringleader stays in jail

2011-09-01 19:09

Bail was denied to the alleged leader of a rhino hunting syndicate by the Kempton Park Magistrate's Court, the SA Revenue Service says.

Rhino horn syndicate leader in court

2011-08-31 11:25

The alleged leader of a rhino horn trafficking syndicate, in which rhinos were shot in canned hunts, is set to apply for bail.

Wildlife trafficking trail leads to SA safari man

2011-07-21 23:04

A local lion breeder and safari operator has emerged as a key supplier of millions of rands worth of rhino horn to a southeast Asian trafficking syndicate.


Video shows rhino shooting

2012-11-09 08:20

A video has been published of a rhino hunt by game farmer Marnus Steyl, against whom criminal charges relating to rhino poaching have been withdrawn.

Trial date set for rhino horn accused

2012-01-20 17:45

The trial of a Free State game farmer and two Thai men accused of hunting rhino and exporting their horns to South East Asia will proceed in June.

Rhino horn boss's bail decision postponed

2011-08-31 17:00

The bail decision for the alleged leader of a rhino poaching syndicate has been postponed for the magistrate to read the documents relating to the case.

Thai woman 'cried' next to shot rhino

2011-07-25 10:03

A young Thai woman says she cried when she had to pose with a gun next to a rhino carcass during an alleged faked trophy hunt.

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