By Barbara Crown, Editor
Remember Zahir Mulla of Usangu Safaris in Tanzania
? I reported on a string of problems with that operation that finally culminated in a shutdown when the company's concession, Usangu Flats, was absorbed into the Ruaha National Park. Dozens of hunters from 2007 and other hunting seasons never received their trophies from Usangu, because the company never paid the government trophy fees.
What occasions this re-mention of Usangu's melt down is news that Zahir Mulla has re-emerged with a new operation called EuroAfro (firstname.lastname@example.org
) and has secured two concessions: Kimisi Game Reserve in western Tanzania and Liparamba Game Reserve in the far south. Mulla plans to operate safaris in these hunting blocks and told me that he will use the profits from those safaris to make his past clients whole.....