How safe are the ivory, rhino horn stockpiles in EA vaults?
Monday January 12 2015
An illegal ivory stockpile is burned at the Tsavo National Park on July 20, 2011. PHOTO | FILE | AAFP
Elephant and rhino populations have continued to decline in Africa and environmentalists worry that corrupt government officials might be tempted with the attractive prices to steal stockpiles held in strong rooms and sell them in the black market.