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20 January 2018 05:20 (South Africa)

Limpopo: armed gang steal rhino horns from vet

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

A Bela-Bela game catcher and veterinarian were held up by armed robbers and robbed of seven rhino horns that they had in their possession. Hans Kooy and Dr.Jana Pretorius were robbed at a lodge on Saturday night where Kooy kept the horns, originally cut from dead animals, in a safe. This is the first incident of rhino horn theft since the 'Musina mafia' were arrested over a month ago. Read more: Beeld, via News24

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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