May 30, 2024 7:10 pm

Lion kills middle-aged man after intruding their enclosure at Accra Zoo

Management of the Accra Zoo has confirmed the death of a middle aged man who intruded the lions enclosure and got attacked.

According to the release signed by the Chief Executive of the Forestry Commission, John Allotey, the man jumped into the lions den around midday Sunday, August 22, 2022 with his motive unknown.

He was attacked by one of the lions and died through the injuries he sustained from the attack.

The Commission has also confirmed the safety of the four carnivores comprising the lion, lioness and their two cubs secured in their enclosure in the Zoo.


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