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Don Pinnock

Don Pinnock

    Reserves say it's fair game to cover costs
    Reserves say it's fair game to cover costs
    Who owns South Africa’s wild animals? It’s a question of life and death for many creatures that wander out of the Kruger National Park across...
    There are solutions to the Cape gang problem
    There are solutions to the Cape gang problem
    Sometimes, as a journalist, the sadness that follows the information you seek is almost unbearable. The story in question was to get to the root of...
    US to destroy its ivory stockpile
    US to destroy its ivory stockpile
    Behind the worldwide outcry about rhino poaching is another – and in many ways far more shocking – statistic. Every day, on average,...
    Child Justice Act undercut from within
    Child Justice Act undercut from within
    Even before it began the rocky climb through the parliamentary process, the Child Justice Bill was considered to be internationally path-breaking...
    Shooting crime: Cape Town's other side
    Shooting crime: Cape Town's other side
    There was something incongruous about the clean washing strung above grimy concrete slabs that connected a dilapidated block of flats. Most of it...
    Okavango wildlife threatened
    Okavango wildlife threatened
    The Okavango Delta is a beguiling place. In summer, tropical storms rumble and flash across the high Benguela Plateau in central Angola. Water...
    Defender of the sacred sites
    Defender of the sacred sites
    To some Mphatheleni Makaulule is a demon's daughter, destined to burn in the fires of a Christian hell. To others she's an emissary from the...
    Gabon tourist operation forced to close
    Gabon tourist operation forced to close
    A lodge airline has been grounded by the new government's aviation authority bungling
    An Act of compassion
    An Act of compassion
    It was conceived in passion, praised as being ahead of its time, grown with wisdom, damaged, lost, found, rebuilt and finally signed into law.
    Child justice delayed is child justice denied
    Child justice delayed is child justice denied
    Since being introduced to Parliament in 2002, the Child Justice Bill has had a rough passage. It's been an on-off thing for years, passed to and...
    Child justice delayed is child justice denied
    Child justice delayed is child justice denied
    Since being introduced to Parliament in 2002, the Child Justice Bill has had a rough passage. It's been an on-off thing for years, passed to and...