Court News. Police in Mpumalanga are investigating the death of a man who was believed to have been attacked and killed by an angry hippo in Hazyview on Valentine’s Day. Maurice’s wife, Louise, is said to have warned her husband about his angelic pet, Humphrey. Recently, another man escaped death after a hippo ran after him on the shores of the lake. … Business. He was the eighth person at that point to be killed by … Hazyview police spokesperson Constable Duduzile Malibe said two men went to a place called Hippo Hollow to fish, but unfortunately one of them was attacked and killed on Sunday afternoon. Saturday's victim was the fourth to be killed by hippos in the last six months. The doctor was killed. The other pilot had major injuries to his legs and was never able to fly again. The body parts of the victim have not been discovered. Court News. Antonio Mwanza sues Tukuta. Court News. Violent Street Fights in Australia & Computer Thefts in South Africa A group of teenagers got involved in a street fight in Western Australia, one of which was knocked unconscious and left on the ground. In a story that sounds like it came straight from the Bible — or Pinocchio — Paul Templer claims he was swallowed by a hippo while leading a kayak tour down the Zambezi River.The hippo attack happened 17 years ago, but this week Templer recounted the horrifying tale to the Guardian.. Templer was a 27-year-old river guide who had led tours down the Zambezi in Zimbabwe many times … He was dragged down under the water, played dead, and after awhile the hippo released him. Man accuse of defilement gets acquittal. The hippo had become aggressive and seemed to be provoked by the sight of people. 7 News caught up with the young man left on the ground, who said if he was given a do-over, he would fight again, but not on the street. South African army major and farmer Marius Els, who kept the 2,600 lb. Hippos are thought to be the most dangerous mammals in Africa, killing an estimated 2,900 people every year. The hippo then cut the man into two pieces. Lusaka boy in court for murder. Meanwhile the hippo attacked the other 2. Do you have a … In the tragically familiar case of “domesticated” exotic animals turning on their owner, Humphrey the hippo has mauled his keeper to death. Uncle Convicted for defiling niece. In early 2011, according to reports in South Africa, a 52-year-old man and his grandson were canoeing on the river that passed through Maurice’s farm. This old male is king of this stretch of the river...and has the battle scars to prove it. The hippo, which is the world's third largest land mammal, is one of the most dangerous beasts in Africa killing an estimated 500 people per year. A hippo attacked their raft and the 3 of them. 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