Hippo Kills Chinese Tourist in Kenya

A Chinese tourist has been killed by a hippopotamus near Lake Naivasha in Kenya’s Great Riff Valley, medics said on Monday. The woman, said to be in her 30s, was attacked by a hippo mother after trying to take photos of a baby hippo, the Standard newspaper reported. Wildlife officials shot the mother hippo dead after the incident which took place at a country club near a nature reserve. The woman died en route to hospital and her body was being moved to Nairobi. [Source]

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