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Lagos Taskforce tranquillizes, removes lion from Indian’s VI residence
20 Nov 2019
Officials of the Lagos State Environmental Sanitation and Special Offences (Enforcement) Unit have tranquillized and removed a lion found at a private house in the Victoria Island area of the state.
Escaped Lion back in its cage, normalcy restored in Kano Zoo
23 Oct 2019
Escaped Lion back in its cage as normalcy restored in Kano Zoo.
Two lions attack zookeeper near Hamburg
6 May 2019
It is still unclear why the young zookeeper entered the lion enclosure during feeding time. The 24-year-old was flown to the hospital in a helicopter.
Saving Nigeria's last lions
1 Dec 2018
In a Nigerian national park, the fight is on to save the country's last lions. Ranger Mathias Inagberue is trying to find better ways to protect them. But poachers, conflicts and disease are a huge challenge.
Cecil the lion's son reportedly killed by hunter in Zimbabwe
22 Jul 2017
Two years after Cecil the Lion was killed in Zimbabwe, sparking international outrage, officials say his six-year-old son Xanda was recently killed in a trophy hunt.
Stray lion shot dead after it attacks man in Kenya
30 Mar 2016
Kenyan wildlife service's rangers shot dead a stray male lion on the outskirts of the capital Nairobi after it attacked and injured a local resident.
Searching for the last lions in Nigeria
21 Mar 2016
Finding a lion in Nigeria's Yankari Game reserve is no mean feat, with just 400 lions remaining in West Africa and no simple solution to saving the ones that remain.