Rhino poaching costs SA R1bn

2013-11-13 11:34

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Johannesburg - Rhino poaching between 2008 and 2013 cost South Africa's economy R1.1bn, the Professional Hunting Association of SA (Phasa) said on Wednesday.

"Poaching is proving to be a disincentive to own rhino..." she said.

According to statistics, 746 rhino have been poached in the country since January.

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