A head of buffaloes escaped from Mutisadonha national park and has been terrorising villagers in the Hurungwe area. So far they have killed a child and injured 2 women on 2 separate incidents, Newsday reports.
This was revealed by Magunje legislator Kashiri who said this to the publication:
A head of buffaloes is believed to have escaped from a nearby game park last week. A schoolgoing minor was attacked and killed in Magororo, Hurungwe West constituency on Thursday. Four buffaloes were seen at Masaga area in Menoembwa and believed to have moved to Badze River in Magunje constituency.
In Karereshi a woman was also attacked by a buffalo and taken to Magunje Hospital and we gather she has been transferred to Karoi Hospital. Another woman was attacked at Chishumba in Magunje constituency,
Rangers have been deployed to deal with the Buffaloes according to Hurungwe CEO.