Feature: Human-wildlife conflict fuelling poverty, GBV in Mbire

Annually, at least five people are killed by wildlife roaming Mbire district.
By Nhau Mangirazi Feb. 15, 2024

Drought takes its toll on Hwange elephants

Farawo said the deaths were recorded between September and November when water sources were drying up at the peak of the heatwave due to the El-Nino induced drought.
By Sharon Sibindi Dec. 24, 2023

Elephants die as water sources dry up

ZimParks spokesperson, Tinashe Farawo, said the drought was being felt especially in Hwange National Park with elephants the most affected.
By Problem Masau Dec. 6, 2023

3 feared dead in Kariba boat accident

Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority spokesperson Tinashe Farawo confirmed the accident, saying the three were still missing.
By Tafadzwa Kachiko Oct. 23, 2023

Elephants invade Hwange town

ZimParks spokesperson Tinashe Farawo encouraged communities to be more alert.
By Margaret Lubinda Oct. 9, 2023

4 feared dead in Kariba boat accident

Department of Water and Inland Lake captain Adan Nyekete confirmed the accident saying investigations were underway.
By Obert Siamilandu Sep. 18, 2023

Hyenas wreak havoc in Nkayi

According to the report, the measures taken by villagers include fortifying pens and encouraging livestock farmers to ensure that their animals are penned before nightfall.
By Silas Nkala Sep. 16, 2023

‘UK hunting Bill torments Zim’

Revenues into the hunting sector alone are projected to hit US$9 million this year, from US$3 million in 2022, driven by increasing arrivals in the aftermath of the pandemic.
By Sydney Kawadza Apr. 21, 2023

ZimParks sets up human-wildlife conflict fund

Mutema said they were also managing animals that stray into communities neighbouring wildlife parks with the help of other organisations to avoid further human-wildlife conflicts.
By Lorraine Muromo and Vanessa Gonye Mar. 13, 2023