Two poachers shot dead in Samburu, elephant tusks recovered

Wednesday December 11 2013

Wardens from Kenya Wildlife Service and Kenya Forest Service shows their anti-poaching skills after a two days training with the British Army Training Unit Kenya BATUK at Mt Kenya forest on December 5, 2013. Hardly a week later, KWS have shot dead two suspected poachers in Samburu East. One of them is believed to be a notorious poacher whom the officers have been pursuing for a while. PHOTO/JOSEPH KANYI

Wardens from Kenya Wildlife Service and Kenya Forest Service shows their anti-poaching skills after a two days training with the British Army Training Unit Kenya BATUK at Mt Kenya forest on December 5, 2013. Hardly a week later, KWS have shot dead two suspected poachers in Samburu East. One of them is believed to be a notorious poacher whom the officers have been pursuing for a while. PHOTO/JOSEPH KANYI NATION

JAMES NGUNJIRI
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