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`Cameroon elephants suffer unprecedented poaching`

Last Updated: Friday, March 16, 2012, 09:06

In what was described as one of the worst poaching massacres in decades, as many as 200 elephants have been killed for their tusks since January by poachers on horseback from Chad and Sudan.

Mass killing of Cameroon elephants alarms UN group

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 23:16

The UN watchdog into the illegal wildlife trade voiced "grave concern" at a spike in African elephant poaching.

Mass killing of Cameroon elephants alarms UN agency

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 23:00

The UN watchdog into the illegal wildlife trade today voiced "grave concern" at a spike in African elephant poaching after nearly 450 of the animals were killed in Cameroon.