Mozambique News Agency
September 22, 2014
Maputo — Poachers are killing four to five elephants a day in Mozambique, or 1,500 to 1,800 a year, according to Carlos Lopes Pereira, of the World Conservation Society.
This was one of the sombre statistics presented on Monday, at the start of a two day seminar on poaching organised by the Mozambican Attorney-General's Office, in collaboration with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).
According to Pereira, there were about 50,000