Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta (in black jacket) and his Gabon counterpart Ali Bongo were literary hand in hand as they oversaw the burning of 105 tonnes of elephant tusks and rhino horns at Nairobi National Park recently.

The two countries are members of the Giants Cub Summit which also includes Uganda and whose aim is to bolsters conservation efforts and save the African elephant and rhino from extinction. [PHOTO: JENIPHER WACHIE/Standard]