KBNP

(redirected from Kahuzi biega national park)
AcronymDefinition
KBNPKahuzi Biega National Park (Africa)
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Kevin D'Souza, aged 32, principal mining engineer with Newcastleunder-Lyme consultants Wardell Armstrong, spent two weeks near the Kahuzi Biega National Park, a vast area of rainforest and mountains now controlled by warring military and militia factions.
'Although the Kahuzi Biega National Park is a world heritage site because of its biodiversity, it's now largely in the hands of military groups who are exploiting the minerals too.
Kahuzi Biega National Park in the war-ravaged Democratic Republic of the Congo is rich in coltan, whose price soared from pounds 30 a kilo a decade ago to pounds 550 a year ago.
The alarming revelations were made by an undercover agent who went into the Kahuzi Biega National Park on behalf of the wardens.
Among its victims: the rare gorillas living in Kahuzi Biega National Park, Congo's largest animal refuge.