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Video: Rhinos Take Flight

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Nineteen black rhinos soared across the South African sky via helicopter from the Eastern Cape to their new home in the Limpopo Province. Rhino poaching is at a record high in South Africa, but this major task undertaken by the WWF Black Rhino Range Expansion Project will hopefully build back up the rhino population. Watch the endangered species take flight in the video above.

(We've been on an animal kick lately. Watch elephants play in the rain here.)

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Kenyan Court Interdicts President Uhuru Kenyatta's Move To Change The Constitution

President Uhuru Kenyatta has reportedly been blocked from altering Kenya's Constitution as his second five year term nears an end. The attempt has been viewed as a power move to stagger Deputy President William Ruto's 2022 presidential plans.

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has been halted from enacting a complete overturn of the country's constitution. Deemed an unconstitutional move, the High Court of Kenya reportedly blocked the President this past Thursday in parliament, during a gathering where the Building Bridges Initiative (BBI) review took place. The referendum proposes the largest government structural changes since Kenya adopted a new constitution in 2010. Kenyatta reportedly bypassed the provision reserved for the inclusion of citizens in the decision to pass BBI as official law, making the process illegitimate.

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