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Elephant Poacher Joins our Team

Two major elephant poachers asked to come out of the forest to rejoin society. Kitona, previously an infamous elephant poacher, on recent trip with TL2 teams into Park. Once, in 2018, Ranger and Kitona sent an emissary to Bangaliwa “we are ready to talk with the general.” We had no way to handle a major […]

View from Congo : Covid-19 and Violence

Above map shows the rate of geographic spread of Covid-19 in Congo Covid-19 confinement in the USA was to open cautiously – but unjustified police brutality, resulting in death of yet another black man, was the rupture through which mass protests poured through city streets of USA.  Violence broke out and escalated in the urban […]

Virus Compatriots of Covid-19 in Congo

Ebola virus: an electron micrograph of an ebolavirus virion I came back from the Lomami National Park a week ago and, checking the news, found Covid-19 spreading in Kinshasa, but it has not exploded.  Here’s the situation. And there is still no sign of covid-19 in Kindu where I am now.  When John returned to […]

Coronavirus in Congo

Above a Commercial center Kinshasa on the 25th of March. Most non-food shops were closed and circulation was cut back.  This corner would normally have 3x this much activity. Dr. Jean-Paul Mira, head of Intensive Care at a Paris hospital, overwhelmed by the French Coronavirus crisis, suggested that a possible new Covid-19 vaccine be tested […]