A middle-aged man, believed to be in his thirties, was attacked and killed by lions after scaling a fence at a zoo in the country’s capital, Accra.
The zoo authorities later coaxed the lions into a corner and the body of the man was retrieved before the deadly attack.
The man was spotted in the enclosure that has a lion, a lioness, and two cub’s moments.
Police are investigating the motive of the middle-aged man.
According to local MyJoyOnline news website, the man was allegedly attempting to steal a cub,
Authorities have ascertained that no lions escaped during the incident, urging the public to remain calm.