As far as I have understood the old president (wanted in Haag for crimes agsinst humanity) has jjoined the rebels surrounding Bangui where the legitimate government is located. What makes it interesting is that Russia has sent some elite people and troops there to protect the Bangui regime which...
In 2012 when I hunted there, the main problem was the Lords Resistance Army (LRA) which had terrorised part of the country for many years.
The country still has good quantity of Bongo
and one or two outfitters were still active there last year.
Further fyi the rifle belonged originaly to s British officer serving in Nigeria before WW1.
( his grandson, a MP in UK confirmed this to me).
When leaving Nigeria he gave or sold it to a Swedish Captain of a ship in Lagos and the gun ended up in Sweden where it mainly was used to...
I happen to have a nice .470 William Evans (boxlock; Webley action from 1910/11. After it was serviced at WE in London I only shot 10-15 shots with it (one safari); it's extremely accurate and shoots both barrels 1-2 inches apart at 100m. I am actualy looking for a buyer for it. (I am...
In case you don't already know, Andrew Holmberg died in June 2015 in Sweden. His wife Judy died 2017.
The Holmbergs had come to Sweden from Spain in 2010 and lived in a house full of trophies.
Norma tried to obtain the record buffalo trophy but couldn't come to an agreement with Mr...