DURBAN - AN ALLEGED rhino poaching kingpin was arrested this week. Police swooped on three of his properties in Mpumalanga, seizing firearms, high-calibre ammunition, identity documents and bank cards.
Petrus Mabuza, 54, known as “Mr Big”, and 21-year-old Nozwelo Mahumane, a Unisa student, were arrested in a sting led by the Hawks (Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation) on Tuesday.
Environmental activist Jamie Joseph, the director of Saving the Wild, lauded the arrests.
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