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2 ivory traffickers, one of them corrupt military man, arrested with two tusks

Two ivory traffickers, one of them corrupt military man, arrested with two tusks in the capital city. One of them brought the tusks from South of the country to sell them and the military man accompanied him to protect him for arrest during the transaction. They are both behind bars facing a sentence of 10 years in jail thanks to the new legislation adopted by Gabonese Parliament last year.

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2 ivory traffickers, one of them corrupt military man, arrested with two tusks

3 ivory traffickers including a repeat offender arrested with 2 tusks

3 ivory traffickers including a repeat offender arrested with 2 tusks in the North of the country. The repeat offender was arrested in August 2013 with support of Conservation Justice with ten tusks. He was sentenced to 6 months in absentia as he was released on bail before the court hearing. Although an arrest warrant was issued, he never got back to jail.

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3 ivory traffickers including a repeat offender arrested with 2 tusks

3 ivory traffickers arrested with 7 tusks

3 ivory traffickers arrested with 7 tusks in the central part of the country. Two of them were arrested in the attempt to sell the tusks cut in several pieces. After the arrest they denounced the head of the gang, who is a teacher in nearby town. He was swiftly arrested the same day and a hunting gun was found in his house.

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3 ivory traffickers arrested with 7 tusks

PALF team saved a baby chimp on Christmas

PALF team was fighting hard and saved a baby chimp, which was held in North-East of the country illegally.

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PALF team saved a baby chimp on Christmas

A leopard skin trafficker arrested on Christmas Eve

 A leopard skin trafficker arrested on Christmas Eve with one leopard skin near Guinean border. The trafficker was swiftly arrested in the act in a restaurant with the skin concealed in a black backpack., He was connected to a network of Guinean poachers, supplying him with skins, which he had been selling in Senegal for at least two years. He is also involved in gold mining. He remains behind bars awaiting trial.

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A leopard skin trafficker arrested on Christmas Eve

A military man arrested with a live mandrill

A military man arrested with live mandrill with illegally issued permit in the North of the country. The young animal was transported to Tchimpounga Rehabilitation Centre for life-long care.

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A military man arrested with a live mandrill

4 ivory traffickers arrested with 128 kg of ivory

4 ivory traffickers arrested in the North of the country with 128 kg of ivory. One of them is a Cameroonian, well connected to trafficking rings in Cameroon.

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4 ivory traffickers arrested with 128 kg of ivory

2 ivory traffickers, one of them repeat offender, arrested with 2 tusks

2 ivory traffickers, one of them repeat offender, arrested with 2 tusks weighing 20kg. They are part of an international trafficking ring based close to the border between Central African Republic and Cameroon and operating between the two countries.

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2 ivory traffickers, one of them repeat offender, arrested with 2 tusks

2 human bones traffickers arrested

2 human bones traffickers arrested. 2 others on the run, one of them a corrupt police officer, after pulling out guns during the arrest. PALF and all the EAGLE network projects, as activists, do our best to fight any injustice to our ability. Human sacrifice and illegal trade in human parts for black magic is one of such horrible problems.

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2 human bones traffickers arrested

An ivory trafficker arrested with two tusks

An ivory trafficker arrested in capital city with two tusks. He transported the contraband by boat and bus from Likouala, where the elephant was massacred.

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An ivory trafficker arrested with two tusks

2 ivory traffickers arrested with two tusks

2 ivory traffickers arrested in the South-East of the country with 4 tusks in the act. A large 458 callibre hunting rifle was found during the house search. 2 ivory traffickers arrested with two tusks in the same town just few days later. One of them is a village chief. Later they admitted massacring the elephant. They remain in a jail in Libreville awaiting trial.

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2 ivory traffickers arrested with two tusks

2 traffickers arrested with 13 sea turtle shells

2 traffickers arrested with 13 sea turtle shells and other contraband. They were arrested in a restaurant in the capital city in the act during an attempt to sell shells of three different species (loggerhead, green and olive turtles) well concealed in rice bags.

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2 traffickers arrested with 13 sea turtle shells