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Lioness gored by buffalo horn lives to see another day

Lioness Siena from the Marsh Pride of lions in the Masai Mara was badly injured on her left lower flank by a buffalo horn. Without intervention it is certain that Siena would not have survived this injury and her cubs would also have been in jeopardy.

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Founder of Ewaso Lions awarded

Shivani Bhalla, a fourth-generation Kenyan who founded Ewaso Lions in 2007, has been awarded the 2013 Rabinowitz-Kaplan Prize for the Next Generation in Wild Cat Conservation.

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Elephants cross highway using new underpass

When is a tunnel not a tunnel? When it’s a trunk road. This tunnel, which connects two wilderness areas in Kenya, has just opened and for the first time elephants have been spotted using it.

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A hidden gem in bustling Nairobi

Not venturing too far from home, Aleema decides to re-explore a place she had not been to in many years; The Nairobi National Park.

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Life sentence for poachers

The Kenyan parliament has passed a new bill that calls on a life sentence as punishment for wildlife poachers.

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Keeping it light and keeping it wild…

A selection of funny animal pictures from Porini Camps in Kenya.

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Amboni Caves and Lake Chala

Ovelanders Patrick an Chloe visit Lake Chala and the Amboni Caves in Tanzania.

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Hanging out with the Maasai

A young boy’s experience in Kenya – meeting the Maasai and hanging with his dad, a wildlife photographer.

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The front line of lion conservation

The radio crackles, a dusty message. Not good news – the Maasai are hunting lions. The cats have reportedly broken into a boma overnight and killed 40 shoats (sheep/goats) and a cow. The loss is devastating to the family involved. In anticipation Big Life, a local conservation organisation, has already sent rangers to the spot …

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Africa Geographic hits stores in Kenya and Uganda

We are happy to announce that from June onwards, Africa Geographic  will be available for purchase in Kenya and Uganda. Here’s a list of the key sites per country. Kenya -       Uchumi Supermarket outlets -       Tuskys Supermarket outlets -       Naivas Supermarket outlets -       Chandranas Supermarkets -       Times shops -       Montys -       All Inscor Oilibya shops -       …

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