Two brothers arrested for wildlife trafficking

Two brothers have been arrested by a team of wildlife officials and gendarmes in the littoral region of Cameroon for illegal possession and commercialization of chimpanzee skulls. The two were trying to sell 4 chimpanzee skulls when they were taken by…Read More

Lead Hunter Arrested for Wildlife Trafficking

The President of a local hunters union in Centre Cameroonr has been arrested by wildlife officials of He was arrested with two others for illegal possession and commercialization of a variety of wildlife products including a colobus monkey and giant…Read More

Ape Skull Dealers Arrested in South Cameroon

Two ape traffickers have been arrested in Djoum, South Cameroon for illegal possession and commercialization of gorilla and chimpanzee skulls. They were arrested during a crackdown operation carried out by wildlife officials working in collaboration with the…Read More

Dangerous wildlife trafficker arrested

Wildlife authorities on Saturday 18th October 2014 in East, Cameroon conducted an operation that resulted in the arrest of a trafficker with a chimp head, four limbs, and many parts of an elephant including its skin and some bones. The 34-year trafficker…Read More

Pangolin scales seized man arrested

A 39-year old man was arrested for illegal possession of pangolin scales by wildlife officials working in collaboration with the forces of law and order and with technical support from LAGA. Also found with the 150 kg pangolin scales were 5 gorilla skulls, 7…Read More

Three elephant parts dealers nabbed

Three people have been arrested in Sangmelima by Wildlife officials of the Dja and Lobo Divisional Delegation of Forestry and Wildlife for illegal commercialization of elephant and primate parts. They travelled to Sangmelima from Bengbis using a transport…Read More

Ape dealers arrested

Wildlife officials in the South Cameroon arrested two people for illegal possession and commercialization of chimpanzee and gorilla skulls. The pair, a man aged 38 and a 42-year old married woman and mother of nine children, travelled to Ambam a locality…Read More
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