ZAMBIA LIFTS BIG CAT HUNTING BAN

25 May No Comments webmaster NEWS

According to an article published May 15, 2015 by the Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation, the government of Zambia has just lifted its two year ban on the hunting of lions and other big cats. The announcement was made by Zambia’s Minister of Tourism, Jean Kapata at a press conference in Lusaka. Ms. Kapata explained that leopard hunting will resume during the 2015/2016 season with “cautionary quotas.” Lion hunting will resume the following year, in the 2016/2017 season.