Joburg Zoo's last orangutan dies

Johannesburg Zoo's only Sumatran orangutan - Duma - died yesterday, the zoo has announced.

Cecil killer's accomplice gets bail

A professional hunter was granted bail on charges of "failing to prevent an illegal hunt" after he organised the hunt of Cecil the lion.

Hanekom confirms tourism decline

Despite conflicting accounts, Tourism Minister Derek Hanekom has confirmed once and for all that South Africa has seen a drop in tourist numbers.

Cecil the lion's killer defends hunt

The American hunter who killed Zimbabwe's famous lion Cecil has released a statement, saying he thought the hunt was legal.