Group Protests Killing of Endangered Elephant to Environment Minister

Views: Visits 102 The Nigerian Minister of Environment, Dr. Mohammud Mahmoud, has been called upon to urgently investigate an allegation of the killing of a calf of an endangered African Elephant species, inside an oil palm plantation, belonging to the Okomu Oil Palm Company PLC, Edo State, by workers of the company. The calf was said to been attacked in a failed rescue attempt on the animal. The group urged the Minister to bring the culprits responsible for the killing to justice. The call was made through a petition to the Minister, dated 8th October 2019, by the Protection for … Continue reading Group Protests Killing of Endangered Elephant to Environment Minister