Strange Outrage as Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe plans to slaughter 2 elephants & a Lion for 91st birthday

February 23, 2015 3:47 pm

There is outrage over Mugabe’s plans to celebrate his birthday by
slaughtering  two elephants and a lion.The animals will be killed to
provide meat for the President’s 91st birthday
celebrations.About 20,000 guests are expected at the party which would
cost Mugabe atleast $1m at the Victoria Falls.Workers in the country
have also been forced to contribute to the feast ,as teachers had $10
taken from their monthly pay.

Innocent Hamandishe, from Mugabe’s Zanu-PF party said:

“We are going to ensure that the wonder of Zimbabwe celebrates his 91st birthday where one of the wonders of the world is,”

Animal Defenders International  President Jan Creamer said

 “To plan the slaughter of endangered species like this does not accord
honour to any individual or nation, in fact it, quite rightly,

it brings
only shame and embarrassment. There is no dignity in such a
demonstration of self-indulgent lack of care and brutality”

, chairman of the Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force, described the plan as “totally unethical.”

“I am totally disgusted by the ,“We claim to have the best
conservationist policies in the world, but our president does not set a
good example. How can he talk of anti-poaching when he is allowing this
to happen?”

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