Near Kenya’s capital, escaped lions from wildlife refuge unnerve humans
The collision between people and wild animals is nothing new in much of Africa, but Nairobi represents the extreme difficulty of trying to preserve wildlife while an urban population booms.
- By Kevin Sieff
NAIROBI — The last time the lions charged through Simon Saigilu’s village, he was ready. He jumped out of bed with a flashlight and a spear, emitting a high-pitched scream that was the closest thing anyone here had to an alarm. Read more.