NATIONAL NEWS - Lulekani police outside Phalaborwa in Limpopo have alerted community members about a lion which was allegedly seen along the Giyani-Selwane road on Monday.
Spokesperson Sergeant Reoh Mabunda said: “The police received a call from a motorist who was travelling along the mentioned road, alleging that he noticed a lion busy devouring a cow next to the road.”
It is further alleged by the motorist that when he drove closer to investigate the sighting, the lion ran away into the bushes into the direction of Selwane, Mabunda said.
The department of environment and nature conservation have initiated a hunt for the lion, Mabunda confirmed.
More information to follow as it becomes available.