By Caroline Chebet, Giants Club African Conservation Fellow, The Standard. Published 17 December 2018. Residents of Marigat sub-county have called on the Government to lift the ban on logging to enable them control spread of noxious weed christened mathenge.
By Evelyne Makena, Media Max. Published 23 October 2018. “It was downright risky,” recalls Kapuna Lepale, a pastoralist from Samburu who turned to poaching before reforming and transitioning into a dedicated wildlife tracker and protector at Lewa Wildlife Conservancy. For eight years, Kapuna crept through the thorny bushes and vast savannah of protected areas in […]
By Caroline Chebet (Giants Club African Conservation Fellow) and Julius Chepwony, Standard Digital. Published 28 July 2018. Martha Kibilion, 63, stares at her swollen sweaty foot that is slowly rotting because of a wound she developed on her sole more than 20 years ago. She sustained the injury after she was pricked by mathenge, a […]