Gorilla poaching in the Republic of Congo continues unabated according to the latest research. The most recent known death was a female gorilla killed near Ndinga Village in November, while gorilla meat is still for sale in food markets of Pointe Noire, the republic's second largest city.
African elephants are in crisis. Poaching for ivory has reached record levels with tens of thousands of elephants being killed for their tusks each year. And the poaching rates are rising, having escalated in the late 1990s and now spiking.
We Africa Cries have to bring awareness to everyone about this dramatic situation.