A safari guide has been mauled to death in Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park, where Cecil the lion lived.
Camp Hwange has named the guide as 40-year-old Zimbabwean Quinn Swales.
Camp Hwange said in a statement that the attack happened on … Read the rest
As social media exploded with outrage this week at the killing of Cecil the lion, the untimely passing of the celebrated predator at the hands of an American dentist went largely unnoticed in the animal’s native Zimbabwe.
“What lion?” acting … Read the rest
An American man is being sought in connection with the killing of Cecil the lion, Zimbabwean officials said Tuesday.
The man suspected in Cecil’s death is Walter James Palmer of Eden Prairie, Minnesota, according to Johnny Rodrigues, head of the … Read the rest
The Johannesburg Lion Park is situated on the outskirts of the City of Gold, just a few kilometres from luxury gated residential estates and luxurious shopping centres. Yet so close to this refined environment, an American woman was dragged to … Read the rest
Buffalo City Metro spokesperson, Thandy Matebese told eNCA.com the victim who was killed by the lion after the mauling, had deliberately jumped into the enclosure.
Matebele said, “This person deliberately went in to the enclosure.”
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