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Nigeria becomes Africa's staging ground for illegal pangolin trade

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 01:38

As Asian demand for pangolins from Africa grows, Nigeria has become the main staging ground for illegal shipments of the threatened mammal, which is prized for its use in medicines and is eaten in high-end restaurants.

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As Asian demand for pangolins from Africa grows, Nigeria has become the main staging ground for illegal shipments of the threatened mammal, which is prized for its use in medicines and is eaten in high-end restaurants.

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Nigeria becomes Africa's staging ground for illegal pangolin trade

Friday, September 20, 2019 - 01:38