Chirumanzu man eaten by hyenas: Zim Parks.

By Tafadzwa Mupfururirwa.
A pack of hyenas on night Monday attacked and dragged a man from his hut in before killing and eating him in Chirumhanzu.
Zimbabwe National Parks Authority (Zimparks) Communications Manager, Mr Tinashe Farawo confirmed the incident, saying parks rangers were currently tracking the carnivorous animals down.
“It is unfortunate that a Chirumanzu man was killed by hyenas on Monday.He was dragged from his hut while sleeping during the night. His lower body was eaten,” he added saying the vicious predatory animals had also killed six cattle in the same area”,he said.
Farawo also added that , “In a related incident, six beasts have been killed by hyenas in the same area. Zimparks rangers are on the ground tracking down the problem animals with a view to eliminate the hyenas,” added Farawo.
There has been an increase in human-wildlife conflicts for the past three years as animals’ natural habitats continue to diminish at an alarming rate, resulting in them encroaching into human populated areas across the country.

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