Video shows a rescuer lifting the baby to a colleague standing above a pit as people celebrate the successful rescue. South African media say the infant is being treated in a hospital.
DURBAN – Rescue workers in South Africa have successfully rescued a newborn baby from a storm drain in a four-hour operation that ended with hurrahs and cheers from onlookers. Rescue Care Paramedics, one of the groups that helped to extricate the infant girl in Durban, South Africa says it is unclear why the baby was […]
Edwin Wiek, who founded the Wildlife Friends Foundation Thailand, raised the alarm in a post on his Facebook page. “This guy is flying back into Thailand again from South Africa, remember him?” he wrote.
BANGKOK – The founder of Wildlife Friends Foundation Thailand has condemned the early release from prison in South Africa of “Rhino kingpin” Chumlong Lemthongthai, one of Asia’s most notorious wildlife smugglers. Chumlong walked out of Kgosi Mamparu II (Pretoria Central Prison) in the South African capital on Tuesday, after just under six years behind […]
Sibuya Game Reserve's Nick Fox said "We suspect two were killed, possibly three."
CAPE TOWN – At least two rhino poachers were killed and eaten by lions on a South African game reserve, the owner of the lodge said on Thursday. A ranger taking guests at the Sibuya Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape on a safari drive on Tuesday afternoon discovered human remains close to a pride […]
Henri van Breda appeared impassive as a judge sentenced him to three life sentences for the grisly killings of parents Martin and Teresa and brother Rudi
CAPE TOWN – A 23-year-old South African man was sentenced to life in prison on Thursday for the 2015 ax murders of his parents and brother in an affluent housing estate. Henri van Breda appeared impassive as a judge sentenced him to three life sentences for the grisly killings of parents Martin and Teresa […]
– NONG KHAI – Thailand’s Immigration police arrested two Nigerian men on Tuesday morning (Oct 17) at the immigration checkpoint in Nong Khai province after being found to be carrying fake passports of South Africa. Pol Col Pallop Suriyakul na Ayutthaya, the Nong Khai immigration police chief, identified the two men as Wayne Junior […]