The longtime Zimbabwean leader was elected to head the continental body at a summit on Friday.
Archwell Maramba was handed a nine-year jail sentence.
An article says Zim's elephants are overstocked, difficult to manage & use too much water.
This is despite a court order allowing around 150 families to continue living there.
New measures will be put in place, aimed at curbing the smuggling of SA goods into Zimbabwe.
The 90-year-old president left Zimbabwe more than five weeks ago after he swore in his vice presidents.