Lions suspected of drowning 400 buffaloes in Botswana

The buffalo herd was stampeded into the Chobe River after being chased by lions

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About 1,000 buffalo had struggled to get over a river bank when the stampede started.

Botswana's government says more than 400 buffaloes believed to have been chased by lions drowned in a river, and at least 10 men have been arrested for allegedly conducting a same-sex marriage ceremony in Zanzibar.

400 buffalo drown after stampede into river between Botswana and Namibia

Buffalo drown in Chobe River, possibly fleeing a pride of lions.

Hundreds of buffaloes drown in Botswana trying to escape lions

Hundreds of buffaloes have drowned in a river on the border between Botswana and Namibia.

Hundreds of buffaloes drown in an attempt to escape lions

More than 400 buffaloes drowned in northern Botswana as they attempted to escape a pride of lions.

Lions blamed as hundreds of buffalo drown

People living near the Chobe River rush to collect the massive carcases to eat.

WARNING GRAPHIC IMAGES: Hundreds of buffalo drown in desperate attempt to escape lions

Hundreds of buffaloes have drowned in a river in southern Africa in a desperate attempt to escape a pride of lions.

Locals feast on free meat after hundreds of buffaloes drown fleeing lions

Tuko.co.ke News ☛ Residents living near Chobe National Park in Botswana were treated to a rare free buffalo meat after several of the animals drowned in a river passing through the park. The residents took home what their energy could carry.

More than 400 buffaloes believed to have been chased by lions drowned in a river in northern Bostwana.