The son of Cecil the Lion, Xanda, is believed to have been shot by a professional hunter in Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park.
The park shared a Facebook post that said the lion had been killed on a hunt by the man who also killed Xanda’s brother in 2015.
Cecil, a famous and much-loved lion in the park, was killed in 2015 by Walter Palmer, an American dentist.
In the Facebook post, the park said six-year-old Xanda, who had several young cubs, was killed on a trophy hunt a few days ago.
It added: “When will the Lions of Hwange National Park be left to live out their years as wild born free lions should…?”
more recommended stories
UK records 53,945 new covid cases highest daily infections since July
Britain recorded 53 945 new COVID-19.
U.K. struggling to provide hotels to quarantine returning residents
There appears to be a real.
Omicron variant was already in Europe before South Africa
Omicron variant was already in Europe.
BA to resume South Africa flights after mounting political pressure
JOHANNESBURG – After mounting political pressure.
New Covid Variant From Southern Africa; calls for travel bans
South Africa and a number of.
Three white men found guilty of murdering Black jogger Ahmaud Arbery
Three white men were found guilty.
SA President Ramaphosa says ANC’s poor election performance is a lesson
President Cyril Ramaphosa says as much.
Sudan’s Hamdok says he returned to safeguard economic gains
Sudan’s Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok said.