5 wildlife traffickers arrested in Abong Mbang in the East Region with over 31kg of pangolin scales.
2 traffickers slammed one-year jail term following their arrest in March with ivory, hunting rifle and military fatigues.
The Deputy Director participated at the 18th Meeting of Parties of the Congo Basin Forest Partnership in Brussels, Belgium.
A legal adviser did a presentation on LAGA’s experience in fighting corruption during a sub-regional workshop that held in Sangmelima.
The Deputy Director was a guest at a lunch that brought together some NGO officials offered by the Head of European Union Delegation at his residence.
The Deputy Director held a working session with customs officials to prepare an MoU to be signed between the two parties.
4 traffickers arrested in Yaounde, dismantling of a network activating several low level pangolin scales traffickers and poachers in the South. / A policeman was among the four arrested who admitted to bribing at a gendarmerie control post. / Corruption charges were brought against the traffickers that admitted to have bribed gendarmerie control post with 400 000 FCFA.
Crackdown on international syndicated of pangolin scales traffickers carried out in Douala. 6 traffickers arrested with 718kg of pangolin scales, over 600kg were giant pangolin scales transported from Bangui in the Central Africa Republic.
2 ape traffickers arrested in Douala and a juvenile male chimp rescued.
LAGA Director arrived the country for a series of meetings with the Minister of Forestry and Wildlife and diplomatic officials.
8 traffickers arrested during 3 different operations, ivory, hippo teeth and pangolin scales seized / 4 traffickers arrested in Santchou with ivory, pangolin scales and elephant bones / A trafficker arrested in Bertoua with 7 ivory tusks and hippo teeth / 3 traffickers arrested in Doume with over 35 kg of pangolin scales
Two mandrills rescued in Ambam, one trafficker arrested
5 traffickers arrested during 2 operations, with raw and carved ivory and a gun / 3 arrested in Ebolowa during first operation with 4 ivory tusks and a gun / Crackdown on an arts shop selling ivory in a hotel in Yaounde. The owner and the seller both arrested with 121 carved ivory pieces.
A traffickers arrested with 37kg of pangolin scales, 6 hippo teeth and 2 python skins.
3 traffickers arrested, live chimp rescued and 80kg of pangolin scales seized; LAGA resumed work after an annual vacation