Mariveni Residents Help themselves to Hippo Meat


By Theodorah Waga Mawasha

MARIVENI- According to a community member, the hippo was killed by a white man with a gun in one of the local rivers, in Mariveni village, Greater Tzaneen, earlier today.

Community rushed to the river to share the meat of the killed hippo

It is reported that word got out to the community about the incident. Villagers flocked to the river to witness the incident and some helped themselves to the meat and other body parts of the mammal.

The meat were taken home by buckets to share with the family.


The police and SPCA have been alerted.


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