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NAIROBI NATIONAL PARK SET TO CELEBRATE ITS 75th ANNIVERSARY

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Thursday, November 25, 2021 - 22:00

Nairobi National Park (NNP), the first born in Kenya’s national park system is set to mark its 75th anniversary on December 16, 2021. The Cabinet Secretary for Tourism and Wildlife, Hon. Najib Balala today (November, 17, 2021) kicked off activities lined up ahead of the anniversary next month.

KWS ACQUIRES Sh.140 MILLION ROAD GRADERS AND VEHICLES

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Friday, October 29, 2021 - 12:45

Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) has acquired road graders and vehicles through savings of funds allocated to it by the Kenya Roads Board (KRB). The three motor graders and seven supervision vehicles will enhance KWS internal capacity to maintain its road network in parks and reserves.

FUNDS RAISED FOR THE CONSERVATION OF ELEPHANTS IN KENYA

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Monday, October 11, 2021 - 22:15

The conservation of Elephants in Kenya has received a major boost after the Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife announced that it had mobilised 16.5 Million shillings towards this initiative against the target of 100 million within the financial year 2021 – 2022.

NATIONAL WILDLIFE CENSUS 2021 REPORT

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Tuesday, August 31, 2021 - 14:45

Kenya’s heritage of natural beauty and scenic splendour is made infinitely richer because of our diverse wildlife. Across the globe, our Nation is renowned for our rich bio-diversity that spans air, water, and land; natural wealth that makes us a conservation and tourism destination second to none.

GALLANT RANGERS FETED ACROSS THE WORLD

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Tuesday, August 3, 2021 - 09:15

This year’s World Ranger Day was celebrated across the globe last weekend with the wildlife conservation fraternity showering praises on gallant rangers who go to great lengths to protect and conserve the precious gem - wildlife.

HWC VICTIMS TO RECEIVE SH. 500M COMPENSATION

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Thursday, July 1, 2021 - 13:00

The government of Kenya has released over 500-million shillings to compensate victims of Human Wildlife Conflict (HWC). The funds will clear a backlog of claims filed between the year 2014 and 2021.

Cabinet Secretary for Tourism and Wildlife, Hon. Najib Balala made the announcement in Baringo County where he launched the National HWC compensation drive at Kampi ya Samaki Snake Park located close to Lake Baringo.

WWF DONATES PREDATOR-DETERRENT LIGHTS TO KWS FOR COMMUNITY BOMAS

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Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 16:45

In keeping with the spirit of community collaborative conservation championed by KWS and her partners, WWF donated 1,800 predator-deterrent lights to KWS, June 3, 2021 at KWS Headquarters.

KWS RECEIVES DONATIONS FROM PARTNERS TO FIGHT WILDLIFE CRIME

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Wednesday, May 19, 2021 - 07:15

Kenya Wildlife Service’ efforts to control wildlife crimes received a major boost with multi-partner donations made at KWS headquarters, May 18, 2021.

NATIONAL WILDLIFE CENSUS 2021

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Friday, May 7, 2021 - 21:00

Kenya on May 7, 2021 launched its first ever National Wildlife Census covering both land and Aquatic wildlife.

The two month exercise is fully funded by the Government of Kenya and will be executed by the Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife, Kenya Wildlife Service and the newly created Wildlife Research &Training Institute.

KWS HANDS OVER ADMINISTRATION BLOCK TO NDURUMO SECONDARY SCHOOL

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Friday, March 12, 2021 - 20:45

The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) handed over an administration block to Ndurumo Secondary School in Laikipia West Sub-County, Tuesday March 9, 2021. The block was constructed by KWS at an estimated cost of five (5) million shillings, in keeping with the Corporate Social Responsibility doctrine of advancing community interests,

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