New Story Some villagers have eaten an elephant that ran away from the forest 2023
Some residents of a village adjacent to the Virunga National Forest in the Democratic Republic of Congo have killed and eaten an elephant that came out of the forest.
Forest teachers mentioned the residents of the village called Katwiguru, who are full of joy saying that “this is like meat from heaven, they have never had anything like this in their life because they are so happy for sure.”
The forest conservation group posted on their Twitter page that it is not clear whether the elephant was killed by the rebels or the villagers as they reported in the news we received.
Some villagers ate the elephant that ran away from the forest Some villagers ate the elephant that ran away from the forest Photo/Bbchausa The BBCHAUSA news agency reported that some youths destroyed the fence of the forest in the past few weeks, which allowed two elephants to escape.
Now it is not known what condition the elephant is in as they discovered.
Virunga is a famous forest in the middle of the conflict zone near the border with Uganda and Rwanda.
The park’s website said that 589 elephants entered the park in 2020, bringing the number of elephants in the park to 700.