Stray Elephant Critically Injures Chivhu Man

A 40-year-old man from Chivhu sustained life-threatening injuries after he was trampled by a stray elephant on Sunday midnight while walking home.

Talent Shara from Tsaurai Village under headman Mudavanhu, in Chief Chivese’s area was rushed to Murambinda General Hospital where he is admitted.

Introducing the Pindula News Mobil App
Download from Google Play Store

The incident was confirmed by Zimbabwe National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority (Zimparks) spokesperson Tinashe Farawo.

Farawo revealed that Zimparks rangers were dispatched to the area to search for the marauding jumbo. He said:

Talent Shara (40) from Tsaurai Village under Headman Mudavanhu of Chief Chivese near Nharira Business Centre is battling for life at Murambinda hospital after being trampled by an elephant. Zimparks rangers on the ground.

Meanwhile, Mashonaland East police spokesperson Inspector Tendai Mwanza has warned Chivhu villagers to desist from moving around aimlessly until the elephant has been located.

In 2020, Zimparks put down another stray elephant in the same area after it had destroyed crops in people’s fields.

More: NewsDay

Join WhatsApp & Telegram News Groups:

WhatsApp Group:

Telegram Group:

Back to top

Write a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

Share Full Post

Nyaradzo logo

RSS Recent Profiles Created

Satisfaction survey
How likely is it that you would recommend Pindula News to a friend or colleague?
SuggestionsHow can we improve?
You have already submitted your feedback. If you would like to add more feedback please write us on