Kenya police reservists gunned down two suspected poachers on Wednesday morning in Laikipia County.
The poachers were shot dead at around 1.30 am at Matigari area near Rumuruti town after a fierce exchange of gunfire with the reservists from Ol Pejeta wildlife conservancy.
15th – 16th October, 2013
The governance and leadership workshop was a residential workshop held on 15th and 16th of October 2013 at Kirimara Hotel Nanyuki. The workshop was organized by Laikipia Wildlife Forum Wildlife Management Program. The participants were drawn from conservation groups mainly those benefiting from the West Laikipia Fence project and others who are engaged in wildlife conservation activities.
In our effort to increase understanding of the need for and the value of wildlife and a healthy natural environment, the Wildlife Conservation & Management Programme is conducting awareness raising campaigns among the people of Laikipia. The main aim of this activity is to raise awareness of the local communities about the need to conserve wildlife and the environment.