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Has the South African government redistributed 9.4-million hectares of land, or 7.3-million hectares, since 1994? President Jacob Zuma has laid claim to both figures in two separate speeches. And government officials appear unable to explain the discrepancy.
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South Africa's parliament is gearing up to debate President Jacob Zuma's 2014 State of the Nation address. Read our mammoth fact-check report on key claims that he made: 
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The Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), a fledgling South African political party, claims to have amassed a staggering 400,000 paid-up members since its launch five months ago. So where is their proof?
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New blog post on the $1-million US reward for information leading to the dismantling of the Xaysavang wildlife crime syndicate: 
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Having read your book, I was incredulous that, if indeed all was as you described, that no-one seemed to be doing anything at all about it.

This reward, the first of its kind, is such a vindication of all your efforts. Congratulations - and THANK YOU. 
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Killing for Profit has been out for more than a year, so chuffed to see that it is still doing quite well overseas and is currently at the number 1 spot on Amazon.co.uk's list of bestsellers on extinction and number 6 on its list of wildlife conservation bestsellers:
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A new blog post on Vixay Keosavang, the seemingly untouchable Laotian wildlife crime kingpin...
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Article published in Departures magazine:

It is a sound you never forget. Perhaps because it is so unexpected in an animal weighing two tons: a piercing, unearthly keen, like a child crying out in pain. It is hard to describe and even harder to endure...
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South Africa is fighting to save its rhinos. It’s losing
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Valiant efforts by concerned citizens can't compete with the international smuggling operations that have zeroed in on South Africa in recen

Hacks/Hackers Africa
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Journalism x Technology. This is the umbrella group for African chapters of Hacks/Hackers, which bring together journalists & technologists to experiment with ways to re-wire the media.

Ivory Trafficker Emile N’bouke Arrested with 700 Kilograms of Ivory (Plu...
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Julian Rademeyer, author of Killing for Profit: Exposing the Illegal Rhino Horn Trade, has written about the arrest of ivory trafficker, Emi

Black market ivory: The hunt for "The Boss"
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Early in 2013, Julian Rademeyer, the author of Killing for Profit - Exposing the illegal rhino horn trade, went undercover in the West Afric

Africa Check
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Sorting fact from fiction

A Syndicate Story: Sophy Kohler Interviews Alan Paton Award Shortlistee ...
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By Sophy Kohler for the Sunday Times Alan Paton Award finalist Julian Rademeyer follows the bloody trail of international rhino-horn trade.

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Sue Blaine Reviews Killing for Profit: Exposing the Illegal Rhino Horn T...
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Verdict: carrot This is a devastating story, born of relentless, thorough investigation. Julian Rademeyer spent two years bringing to life t

Mars Panorama - Curiosity rover: Martian solar day 2
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Zambia: Moratorium Placed on Trophy Hunting Amid Corruption Concerns
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The Zambian government has banned trophy hunting for at least one year, citing corruption within the country’s hunting sector. Tourism Minis

The Lion Bone's Connected to the ... Rhino Horn? | Rhino Horn is NOT Med...
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International concern is growing around South African game industry insiders who are dabbling in illicit rhino horn and lion bone trade.

Operation Lock’s Secret
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This is one of the operational reports compiled in June 1989 by Colonel Ian Crooke, the leader of Operation Lock, an ill-fated covert plan t

Mac Maharaj interviewed on eNewsMac Maharaj interviewed on eNews
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Presidential spokesperson Mac Maharaj refused to confirm or deny in an e.tv interview that he lied to the Scorpions in 2001. Watch the inter

3rd Degree: Busting the illegal rhino horn trade
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Watch the exclusive three-part report I did with Debora Patta for 3rd Degree on eNews Channel Africa: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3

Gill Moodie Talks to Julian Rademeyer and Tim Cohen About the Transition...
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Gill Moodie spoke to Julian Rademeyer and Tim Cohen as part of her Backstories series on Journalism.co.za. Moodie discussed the transition t

South Africa Rhino Poaching Hit Record High This Year
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By Jon Herskovitz and Ed Stoddard JOHANNESBURG, Dec 27 (Reuters) - Africa's biggest animals were poached in near record numbers in 2012, wit

Buy it
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Killing for Profit is available in most good South African bookstores from 5 November 2012. It is also available from these online retailers

Are Publishers Making a Killing on E-Books? Part 1 | Digital Book World
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In a post last spring DBW's Jeremy Greenfield wrote,Publishers are making a killing on e-books because they cost nothing to produce, distrib

Why Book Publishers Hate Authors
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Publishers have begun to hate authors. But seeking to squeeze out the individuality and admittedly the eccentricity of authors is just one m

- "You go nutty sitting in a room every day with a laptop and a bored cat"
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