Facing Jaws of Death - Few Survive Crocodile Attacks in Zimbabwe

Crocodiles are among the most dangerous predatory animals. In Zimbabwe alone at least 30 people were killed by crocodiles in separate incidents countrywide since last year. Those that are lucky enough to escape, usually lose limbs.



  • Zimbabwe:  Crocodiles Kill 30

    The Herald, 9 April 2018

    At least 30 people were killed by crocodiles in separate incidents countrywide since last year, while more than seven others were seriously injured. According to official… Read more »

Photo: New Era

File photo of a crocodile at a Windhoek Show

  • Zimbabwe:  Buhera Man Fights Crocodile With Bare Hands

    The Herald, 23 March 2018

    February 2, 2018, will forever be ingrained in the mind of Takawira Marume (55) from Mudetsa Village under headman Murwira in Buhera. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:  Woman Dies in Crocodile Attack

    The Herald, 23 March 2018

    A Harare woman was killed by a crocodile yesterday morning while trying to cross a stream in Budiriro. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Crocodile Mauls Tourist

    The Herald, 2 January 2018

    A tourist was attacked and killed by crocodiles in Matopos National Park, Matabeleland South, on Sunday while another was seriously injured. Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management… Read more »