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Cecil the lion

Zim cheetah makes global news

By Tendai Kamhungira Zimbabwe's wildlife continues to make international news, after a six-year-old cheetah at Hwange National Park became the latest global newsmaker this week following the tragic and widely reported death of Cecil…

Cecil the lion’s ‘successor’ dies

By Bridget Mananavire Jericho — the lion reputed to have taken over the family of Cecil the famous lion that was killed by American dentist, Walter Palmer, last year — has died at Hwange National Park. He was 12-and-half-years old. Though…

Cecil cubs, mothers disappear

HWANGE - Slain world famous Cecil the lion’s cubs and their mothers have disappeared from Hwange National Park, sparking fears they may have been killed by males out to start a new pride.