WE HAVE HEARD

“A tree does not move unless there is wind.” Nigerian Proverb Africa is home to about 410,000 savannah elephants (Loxodonta africana), most of them living in southern Africa. Over 290,000 elephants (70%) are spread across 103 protected areas which vary in size,...
SIBANDA AND THE NIGHT ADDER

SIBANDA AND THE NIGHT ADDER

SIBANDA AND THE NIGHT ADDER Paradox : “a statement that is seemingly contradictory or opposed to common sense and yet is perhaps true.”It is a rare author who can write so evocatively about the African bush and its people, andentertain with humour while creating a...

Banded Mongooses, Fossiled Snakes and Elephant Ribs

A WORLD FIRST. Experts in identifying fossil tracks and traces, Hayley, Cawthra Council for Geo Science, and Charles Helm, African Centre for Coastal Palaeoscince, in a recently published paper described the first snake trace in the fossil record. Found on South...

The Ripple Effect

COP 28 ends – what will the outcome be? JUST BECAUSE A LIZARD NODS ITS HEAD, IT DOES NOT MEAN IT IS IN AGREEMENT Opening COP28, KING CHARLES III, a lifelong environmentalist, said.“I pray with all my heart that COP28 will be another critical turning point towards...

Synthetic Ivory and Apologies

AFRICA TALKED – October 2023 for International Distribution “The ant constructs her home, the bee its sheltering comb,the spider weaves her web, and the flowers breathe to thema spirit in their sweet perfume that give them strength totoil.” Aquarian Gospel Chapter 28...