CITES threatens sanctions on ‘Gang of Eight’ over poaching, illegal ivory trade

Saturday August 10 2013

Cites has put Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania on the global list of countries at the heart of the unprecedented rise in the killing of the African elephant and given them up to March 2014 to stop the trade or face sanctions. TEA Graphic/FILE

Cites has put Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania on the global list of countries at the heart of the unprecedented rise in the killing of the African elephant and given them up to March 2014 to stop the trade or face sanctions. TEA Graphic/FILE Nation Media Group

By JEFF OTIENO The EastAfrican

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