Great news for anyone with Zambia on their safari wishlist, the government announced on July 10, that it would restock five of its national parks with wildlife during the course of the year, so you can expect to enjoy even more spectacular game drives. The parks are to be restocked with 1,361 species, such as Black rhino, impala, buffalo, White rhino, hartebeest and zebra.
Uganda bans plastic
President Yoweri Museveni has imposed a ban on the use of polythene bags in Uganda and has further advised 45 manufacturers to stop producing items with harmful plastics. Uganda is now the third African country to ban the use, sale, and manufacturing of plastic bags. the announcement was made on World Environment Day.
Top 10 ultimate locations for wildlife photographers
Worth a visit if you’re keen on getting behind the camera, Namibia’s Etosha National Park made the top ten 10 ultimate locations for wildlife photographers, the list published by Digital Camera World.