So what's happening in Angola
? You'll recall I told you about efforts to reopen this destination back in February 2010 when safari operator Roger Whittall announced he would be conducting safaris there later that year. (See Article 2395
.) Those safaris were postponed in August when Whittall was unable to get authorities to finalize the necessary paperwork. (See Article 2493
.) Since then, all has been quiet.
Sources at the African Hunting Show
in Atlanta told me there has been slow progress since. First, Angolan officials have been de-mining parts of the country in the south, using former South African army advisors. Also, a wildlife management model has been accepted by the council of administers but is yet to be signed by the president.....