Iconic Desert-Dwelling Elephant Killed By Trophy Hunters in Namibia

An iconic desert-dwelling elephant named Voortrekker, beloved by many in southern Africa, has been killed by a trophy hunter in Namibia, it was confirmed by Elephant Human Relations Aid (EHRA). There has been an outpouring of absolute heartbreak and outrage at the news by conservationists. He was the last large dominant bull amongst the 120 desert dwelling elephant left in the North West deserts of Namibia. Targeted not for anything but his fame, Johannes Haasbroek who worked at EHRA for many years, said the iconic bull had been “murdered” by…

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