You are here: Home General World News Cash Shortage Forces Zimbabwe to Sell 35 Elephants to China General World News, Cash Shortage Forces Zimbabwe to Sell 35 Elephants to China by PH January 6, 2017, 8:52 am Zimbabwe has sold 35 elephants to China in a bid to ease overpopulation and raise funds for conservation. Zimbabwe’s government has said it needs to sell wildlife to support its people and conservation efforts. The government also has sought to sell its ivory stockpile for millions of dollars; AP reports. The 35 elephants were captured from Hwange National Park and flown to China’s Shanghai Exhibition Park, Beijing Wildlife Park and Hangzhou Wildlife Park. Loading... Beijing Wildlife ParkChinaChina's Shanghai Exhibition ParkElephantsHangzhou Wildlife ParkHwange National Parkivory stockpileZimbabwe See more Previous article Zimbabwe Typhoid Outbreak: Residents Drinking ‘Dirty, Untreated Water’ Next article Algeria’s Riyad Mahrez Named 2016 African Player of the Year What do you think? 0 points Upvote Downvote Total votes: 0 Upvotes: 0 Upvotes percentage: 0.000000% Downvotes: 0 Downvotes percentage: 0.000000% Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.